Arabic Music Workshop with Karin Nagi

Wednesday, October 11, 2023 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
Karim Nagi, Performing Artist & Teacher
Humanities Quadrangle HQ, 136 See map
320 York Street
New Haven, CT 06511

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.