What makes Arabic Music… Arabic?


Talk by Hadi Eldebek



What makes Arabic Music… Arabic?


Date: 10/2/2016
Originally presented in NYC
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Music is one of the most important parts of a culture. But what makes a music from one place different from another? What are the elements that make up a particular musical genre or tradition? In this presentation, Oudist and Composer Hadi Eldebek gives us an entry point to learn more about what term “Arabic Music” means, and what makes Arabic Music sound… Arabic.

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