Musical Performance: Gaida and Her Band
8 – 10PM
Syrian songstress, Gaida, is one of the most effusive and charming singers in the New York world-music scene. With her filigreed voice and outstanding ensemble - George Dulin (piano), Amir ElSaffar (trumpet and santur), Zafer Tawil (oud and percussion), Jennifer Vincent (bass), and special guest singer Salah Zane - Gaida delivers entrancing and luscious performances. Join Alwan for the arts in celebrating the amazing talents of this band as they play songs from their new album, Look at the Moon, in addition to popoular tunes from the Arab world.