Mona Miari and Tarab Ensemble 7:30pm, Saturday, September 30, 2023 David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center 61 W 62nd St, New York, NY 10023 FREE
There are two ways to access this free event: 1. General Admission, first-come first-served. Just show up! 2. Fast Track, opening the Monday before the event at noon. For more information, visit http://www.lincolncenter.org/series/lincoln-center-presents/mona-miari-and-tarab-ensemble
Mona Miari and Tarab Ensemble Mona Miari - vocals Sami Abu Shumays - violin Zafer Tawil - oud John Murchison - qanun Gilbert Mansour - percussion Johnny Farraj – riq
Growing up influenced by various cultures, Mona Miari is dedicated to showcasing the richness of Arabic culture and music. She embarked on a professional music career, taking part of various cultural festivals and concerts where she combines Palestinian/Levantine folklore into her performances and repertoire, expressing her diverse upbringing by exploring and reapplying the Arabic languages to different music genres, embracing global influences. She has graced stages worldwide across the U.S., the Arab World, and Europe, captivating audiences with her mesmerising, elegant talent at various prestigious venues and festivals such as Umbria Jazz Festival, Palermo Classical Jazz Festival, BAM, Steri Hall (IT), Drom, and many others. With boundless talent and unwavering dedication to cultural enrichment, Mona Miari continues to inspire, leaving an indelible mark on the music world through her unique artistry and commitment to exploration.