At the age of 6, he discovers the echo of his voice and its resonances. Youssef feels a special bond with Scandinavian musicians, which is fortunate, since Norway and Sweden are now widely regarded to have the most fascinating and dynamic avant-garde jazz scenes in the world. Film Reviews Green Book: Flowing Water Recorded in Oslo Norway at 7.
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DHAFER YOUSSEF. Discography
Search Tracks by musician. Abu Nwas Rhapsody paints, perhaps, discovraphy broadest picture of Youssef of any single album to date, with its focus on a consistent lineup and the resultant chemistry. In New York- a sax player. I washed dishes, cleaned windows, worked as an Italian waiter even though I wasn't Italian. The alchemy operates between great artists from the electro-jazz Scandinavian scene.
Voting takes seconds so please participate! My creativity is in Europe and wherever that is, there is my home. When discographj do, All About Jazz will receive a sales commission. Winds And Shadows 5. Youssef doesn't need to ride a camel or wear a djellaba in order to prove his point.
This is also often an opportunity for him to meet exceptional musicians with whom he develops relationships and artistic exchanges that go beyond these collaboration to integrate his own creations. He only needs to be what he is: Live At The Bath Sevdah to Jon Hassel A lucid brief biography of Abu Nawas: In and inspired by this encounter, Dhafer Youssef releases "Birds Requiem.
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Birds Canticum "Birds Requiem" Suite 2. Einige davon bilden seitdem sein aktuelles quintet: Dhafer Youssef Productions - Khira music Mobile: The Tunisian oud player Dhafer Youssef is living proof that, despite the bleetings of Salafist and Wahabi imams, music still holds pride of place in the Arab and North African heart.
If you're familiar with All About Jazzyou know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. Lebanese-born Rabih Abou-Khalil b. After he starts studies in musicology, Dhafer realizes that he is not interested in academic training anymore.
Critics note his outstanding performance in the soundtrack of "Black Gold" composed and conducted by the legendary James Horner in The line-up is completed by trumpeter Arve Henriksen recipient of one of Norway's Jazz launch Europe awards whose unique style of trumpet playing and vocals is confounding audiences and fellow musicians alike.
For an utterly colourless account that says nothing very pertinent but which will not offend anyone who is easily-offended read Encyclopedia Britannica. This is music in no hurry to impress in explicit, pyrotechnical ways, but does so in spite of itself.
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The creative exaltation provided by multiculturalism in Vienna and the multiple encounters he has there open for him a new world of possibilities. Without dismissing the inestimable strengths of Youssef's playing, singing and composing, Abu Nawas Rhapsody 's greatest energy and strength comes from an ideal trio of collaborators, who turn it into his hottest session to date.
Dhafer Youssef: Abu Nawas Rhapsody
Album Showcase Buy Now. With walls, boundaries, barriers, labels and frontiers becoming ever more rigid and impregnable, Dhafer Youssef reminds us that any composer or musician of worth must be free to roam, with his body, his mind and his spirit, or music itself might end up being the biggest casualty.
Gigs are generally flagged well in advance, here: Young Dhafer is selected to join the orchestra by its founder, Mesbah Souli, a violin player, member of the Tunisian National Troupe and music professor.
Whirling birds ceremony "Birds Requiem" Suite.