Middle Eastern Treasures Concert and Feast
Sunday, February 8, 2015 2-5:15pm in Alameda
Georges Lammam and Gabriel Navia with Arabic Flamenco Fusion music, joined by Mary Ellen on doumbec drum and Brian Nutson, on tambourine
Mehr ensemble: traditional Persian music with a modern twist,
directed by Neema Hekmat and Amir-Abbas Etemadzadeh
Hannah Romanowsky: belly dance and flamenco fusion and Persian dance joined by the Romanza dancers
Mozaik: singing a cappella harmonies in folk songs from around the world
Two Large Percussion Ensembles performing Mary Ellen’s compositions, joined by special guest artist, Marco Casasola on keyboard
Audience DancingLocation: Elks Lodge, 2255 Santa Clara Avenue, Alameda, 94501 (3rd floor), free parking next to building. (elevator available from lot)
Visit www.alamedaelks1015.org for directions.
Time: 1:30pm start of potluck feast continuing throughout event.
Concert: 2:00 – 5:15pm
Fee: $20.00 plus a potluck dish, not beverage
$10.00 for children under 12
non-alcoholic beverages provided: alcoholic drinks at No Host Bar
No Advanced Sales
Special Note: We have a long standing tradition of pot lucks at this event. Please take it seriously and bring something scrumptious to add to the feast. Your participation will be deeply appreciated.
www.maryellendonald.com , phone: (510) 654-DRUM (3786)