Special projects | مشاريع خاصة

Once a Listening Room, at Sacred Heart Cathedral of Oran, currently a public library, in Oran, Algeria

Sister Cities مدن شقيقة

Collaborations and Exchange in Music / Algeria x Egypt Responding to urgent music making and capacity building needs of independent music scenes, communities and individuals in North Africa. Conceived and… Read more Sister Cities مدن شقيقة

PRAED Orchestra!

On Saturday, 3 November 2018, PRAED Orchestra! perform a new composition, commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation and brought to life during a music residency at the foundation. Known for their… Read more PRAED Orchestra!

Two or the Dragon

Lebanese electro-acoustic noise duo created by Beirut-based musicians Abed Kobeissy and Ali Hout as an expression of their interest in urban sounds and Arabic music. Two or the Dragon tackle… Read more Two or the Dragon

Special Project: Maryam Saleh & Crash Nomada

Egyptian songstress Maryam Saleh and Swedish folk punk band Crash Nomada collaborated on a reinterpretation of a searing sufi song titled Leih ya Hamam (why, doves). Considered Egyptian folklore and… Read more Special Project: Maryam Saleh & Crash Nomada

Special Project: Irtijal Lab in Beirut

A major workshop was delivered in Beirut in December 2016, in collaboration with Elektronmusikstudion and the long-standing Irtijal festival, in parallel to Beirut & Beyond International Music Festival. The workshop invited… Read more Special Project: Irtijal Lab in Beirut