SOAS University of London

Centre for Palestine Studies

Reem Kelani Concert

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Date: 25 February 2017Time: 6:30 PM

Finishes: 25 February 2017Time: 7:30 PM

Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: Concert

Internationally acclaimed singer, musician and musicologist, Reem Kelani is one of the most enthralling and innovative performers of Palestinian music, as well as being a dynamic and courageous bandleader.

For her SOAS Palestine Day concert, Reem will be accompanied by the impressive Bruno Heinen on piano.

"Rarely has the entire tragedy of a people been condensed into artful melodrama by such a powerful and stirring voice." Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

“When she told me earlier that she did not see any difference between jazz and Arabic music, it sounded a stretch; here, for a moment, the two spin together so fast they sound like one”. The Financial Times

“…One of the best concerts I have been to in a long time.” Abigail Wood, SOAS Music Department

Tickets: £5. To purchase tickets please visit the SOAS Online Store. Tickets will also be available on the door.

Photo © Christopher Scholey.

Organiser: Centre for Palestine Studies

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