San Francisco, CA: Free Concert! Dalia Marina and Zammana
Thursday, June 28, 12:30-1:30pm
Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Palestinian American vocalist and instrumentalist Dalia Marina joins Zamanna for an exciting showcase of Middle Eastern music. Marina's repertoire reflects a wide range of influences including classical Arabic music and the American soul tradition.
The program will cover compositions by Ziad Rahhbani and Sabreen as well as contemporary Arab singer/songwriters Emel Mathlouti (Tunisia), Alaa Wardi (Jordan) and Jowan Safadi (Palestine). The Bay Area-based Zamanna consists of Sarah Michael (qanun), Hector Bezanis (nay), Gael Alcock (cello), and Paul Ohanesian (percussion), and Charles Montague (viola).