Arabic Music Workshop with Karin Nagi

Event time: 
Wednesday, October 11, 2023 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
Humanities Quadrangle (HQ), 136 See map
320 York Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Karim Nagi, performing artist & teacher, will demonstrate multiple Arab instruments, using them to communicate the concepts of maqam (modal scale) and iqa’a (rhythmic structure). Students will be able to sing & clap the different melodies & rhythms and participate in the culture through active listening. Within this process, Nagi will share, cultural and contextual information that will,help everyone experience the soul of Arab life.

Karim Nagi, Performing Artist & Teacher