Arabic music workshop

Its history, central concepts and main characteristics


The workshop will be given by Zaher Alkaei*

This workshop will give you insights into:

  • Historical background of Arabic music.
  • Tonal and Rhythmic systems of Arabic music (Maqamat, Iqa’at)
  • Instruments and ensembles of Arabic music.
  • Genres and musical styles of Arabic music.
  • Recent developments in Arabic music. 

This online workshop is open to all people interested in learning about Arabic music. 

Where? AMIB!

When? Sunday 18.04.2021 12:00 pm.

Zaher Alkaei* was born in Homs, Syria
where he studied music education and the violin.
In 2017 he started his masters in Musicology at Humboldt University of Berlin.



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