Concert

Middle East Harmonies

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Performed by the Zamir Chorale of Boston, Joshua Jacobson, Artistic Director, with the Boston City Singers (an inner-city youth chorus), and renowned musician Mehmet Ali Sanlikol, and featuring a unique reunion of original members of Bustan Abraham, the pioneering East/West ensemble.
Members of Bustan Abraham
Musical Selections will be announced from the stage
The Zamir Chorale of Boston and friends
Fog Elna Khel
Trad. Syrian/Iraqi (arr. Salim Bali)
Mehmet Ali Sanlikol, solo
La Rosa Enflorece
trad. Sephardi (arr P. Ben-Haim)
Aval Ahavah
Ahinoam Nini, Gil Dor (arr. J. Jacobson)
Lawrence and Jill Sandberg, solos
Psalm 121
Akram Haddad
Mehmet Ali Sanlikol,  Louise Treitman and Lidiya Yankovskaya, solos
Essa Einai (Psalm 121)
Paul Ben-Haim
Adinu Bi-din Il Hubbi
Sufi (arr. Shireen Abu Khader and André de Quadros)
Mehmet Ali Sanlikol with Louise Treitman, Kate Judd and Rick Lawrence, solos
There Must Be Another Way
Ahinoam Nini, Mira Awad, Gil Dor (arr. J. Jacobson)
Mireille Tannous and Hinda Eisen, solos
Zamir with Members of Bustan Abraham
Shedemati
Yedidyah Admon (arr. J. Jacobson)
Lama Bada Yatathana
trad. Andalusian (arr. Bustan Abraham)
Mireille Tannous, Alison Fields and Rick Lawrence, solos
Zaman Salaam
Amnon Abutbul, Fathi Kasam and Yair Dalal
Mehmet Ali Sanlikol, solo
Edwin Swanborn and Sarah Boling, piano
Andreas Brade, percussion
Bruce Creditor, clarinet
Henry Shapiro, guitar
Mireille Tannous and Mehmet Ali Sanlikol, vocalists
The Boston City Singers, Jane Money, Artistic Director
Sponsored and Presented by
Zamir Chorale of Boston
in partnership with
Northeastern University
www.chorus.neu.edu/meh
Purchase Tickets Online

Concert Coordinator: Arthur Rishi a.rishi@neu.edu 617.373.2671

Apr10

Sun, Apr 10, 2011

2:00 pm

$10-$45

Sanders Thearter Memorial Hall

Harvard University
45 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138