Session Description

Oriental Singing
Music Course
With Alyssa Arbi

Dates: Fridays, 14 February–17 April 2020
Timings: 4:00 pm–8:00 pm
Location: Bait Obaid Al Shamsi, Arts Square
Ages: 8+
Languages: Arabic and English

In this course, participants will learn elements of oriental singing such as place of articulation, breathing methods, oriental maqams and types of voices. They will also learn some Arabic music modes and apply them to a few singing examples. At the end of this course, participants will be able to sing solos or perform in ensembles.

This programme is in partnership with Yamaha Thomsun.


To register, please click here.

The registration fee is AED 100. Materials are provided by Sharjah Art Foundation.

Sharjah Art Foundation is committed to making its programmes as inclusive and accessible as possible. Disability access symbols are included in all education programme descriptions to indicate the accessibility of individual sessions.

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