21.6.17 – Maqamat academy open day concert

21/06 2017

21.6.17 – Maqamat academy open day concert

3:00pm – 11:00pm

The Khan, Tsvi Levanon 5, Safed, 13201, Israel

The Maqamat Academy of Eastern Music and the Maqamat Music Center are excited and proud to invite you to an Open Day and gala End-of-Year School Concert to be held on June 21. The Open Day will take place at the Academy in the Khan of the White Donkey in Safed. The End-of-Year Concert will take place outside, next-door in the Ma’ayan Haradum Amphitheater. Free entrance to all friends of the Academy and neighbors in the community. Please join us and enjoy as we celebrate our first year of the Academy and share what we have been learning this year. We think you will be pleasantly surprised.

Maqamat Academy Open Day:
The Maqamat Academy opens its doors to those interested in registering for the next school year. As part of the open day, you will receive information about the various study tracks, admission criteria, costs and more. You can also tour the school facilities and listen in on students rehearsing for the End-of-Year Concert. For dessert, you are invited to watch the festive graduation performance of the first year class at Maqamat with the participation of students and teachers of the Academy, which will begin around sunset .

Open Day Schedule:
15: 00-15: 30 Gathering and a tour of the school building
15: 30-17: 30 Personal conversations with Peretz Eliahu – Director of the Academy and Nissim Lugasi – Pedagogical Coordinator
18:30 Gathering for the concert; chai shop open for refreshments
19:30 Graduation performance begins

Those who choose to register for application to the Academy during the open day will receive a discount of 40% of the regular application registration fee.
Those wishing to participate in the information meetings should register in advance as soon as possible by contacting the school office by phone: 077-2345719 ext 2, or by email: maqamat.academy@gmail.com
You can also contact us through our website: MaqamatAcademy.com

Maqamat Academy End-of-Year Performance
We are approaching the end of the school’s first year of studies, and the happy event will be marked by a festive performance with the full participation of all the students and teachers of the school on the stage.
The three main ensembles of the Academy will perform:

The Persian / Azeri and Contemporary Eastern Music Ensemble under the direction of Marc Eliyahu
The Ottoman Turkish Music Ensemble under the direction of Harel Shahal
Arabic Music Ensemble under the direction of Wassim Odeh

In addition, a number of small ensembles and soloists from our chorus class will take part in the show.
The students will perform a selection of the best works they have prepared in collaboration with their masters during the school year. The programme will include selected repertoire from the rich Eastern musical traditions of classical, folkloric and contemporary music.

The concert will take place on 21.6.17, starting at 19:30, under the open sky in the Ma’ayan Haradum Ampitheater, located in the Artists’ Quarter of the old city of Safed, adjacent to the Khan of the White Donkey, where the Academy is located. It will be open to the general public and all friends of the Academy.

We look forward to seeing you