Meadows World Music Ensemble

Meadows World Music Ensemble

When: 
Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 7:30pm

The Meadows World Music Ensemble, under the direction of Jamal Mohamed, explores music from cultures and continents around the globe. The group combines traditional instruments from Africa, Asia and Latin America with standard western orchestral instruments to create unique interpretations of traditional folk melodies as well as original compositions. Hot drumming and imaginative improvisation are hallmarks of the group’s concerts, which have featured such guest artists as Glen Velez, Poovalur Sriji and K. Sridhar, among others.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Meadows World Music Ensemble

When: 
Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 7:30pm

The Meadows World Music Ensemble, under the direction of Jamal Mohamed, explores music from cultures and continents around the globe. The group combines traditional instruments from Africa, Asia and Latin America with standard western orchestral instruments to create unique interpretations of traditional folk melodies as well as original compositions. Hot drumming and imaginative improvisation are hallmarks of the group’s concerts, which have featured such guest artists as Glen Velez, Poovalur Sriji and K. Sridhar, among others.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Jamal Mohamed: An Evening of Country and Eastern Music

When: 
Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 7:30pm

Jamal Mohamed, renowned percussionist and director of the Meadows World Music Ensemble, presents a concert of folk and classical music from a variety of countries. The concert will feature international and local musicians including Poovalur Sriji on mridangam (wooden double-headed drum of southern India), Ehsan Matoori on Persian santur (box zither), Derrick Horne and Michael Nesuda on guitars and Jonathan Jones on clarinet.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Expanding Your Horizons Concert Series: Chaleepa Ensemble & Alireza Shahmohammadi

When: 
Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 7:30pm

The Meadows School’s Expanding Your Horizons series of world music concerts presents the Chaleepa Ensemble, a classical Persian music band based in Dallas. The group includes Bijan Pirjamali on ney (wooden flute); Ehsan Matoori on santur (box zither); Nima Niktab, percussion and vocals; Edris Hosseini on kamanche and tar (stringed instruments) and tombak (goblet drum); and Ehsan Shafiee Zargar on bamtar, setar and shoorangiz (stringed instruments). The group is currently touring Texas and California with noted singer Alireza Shahmohammadi.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Meadows World Music Ensemble

When: 
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Hot drumming and imaginative improvisation are a hallmark of the Meadows World Music Ensemble. Directed by Jamal Mohamed, the group performs on a variety of exotic percussion instruments from Africa, Asia and the Middle East as well as traditional Western instruments such as vibraphone, keyboards and guitars. The concert will feature traditional works from cultures around the world as well as original compositions.

Members include:

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Syndicate content

User login