Middle Eastern Ensemble

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Building 4, 4-364
182 MEMORIAL DR (REAR), Cambridge, MA 02139

Join us as we learn about and perform traditional music from the Middle East including, but not limited to countries such as Syria, Egypt, Iraq, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel, and Armenia! We will end IAP with a performance.
Due to the structure of this music instrumentation is open to:
1. Strings - (unlimited) including cello, viola, bass, violin, erhu, etc.
2. Percussion (max. 2) - The two percussion instruments we will be learning, darbuka and riqq, are available to borrow.
3. Traditional melodic instruments such as the oud, ney, kanun. 

Email garo@mit.edu to sign up! Meetings will take place from 6-8pm on Thursdays in Room 4-364.

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School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (SHASS)

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ARTS IAP

Department
MIT Music and Theater Arts
Contact Email

garo@mit.edu

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