Jiraan ◉ livestream

world music

This is an online event. With your ticket you can (re)watch the concert up to two days after the event.

Swirling Middle Eastern melodies

For Jiraan the Syrian violinist Shalan Alhamwy brought together twelve Western, Arabic and Turkish musicians. Together they create a new intercultural sound and share their connection with us: subtle music and whirling tunes and improvisation.

photo © Simon Blackley
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Damla Aydın (cello), Jonas Malfliet (keys), Katrien Bos (bas), Galina Velikova (voice), Simon Leleux (percussion), Tammam Al-Ramadan (ney), Shalan Alhamwy (violin, arrangements, band leader)

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Livestreams via Sound of Ghent

The Handelsbeurs focuses on ambitious live streams via Sound of Ghent, a platform we developed ourselves.

We look beyond the classical concert registration, with creative collaborations between band and director.