Abeer Nehme has been referred to as “The All Styles Specialist” because of her talent in performing dialogues between different styles of music, such as: Oriental modal traditional styles, Lebanese styles, Syriac-Aramaic religious ethnic style, Greek Byzantine religious style and Opera and modern western styles.
Abeer is a Qanun player (an oriental traditional instrument) and earned a bachelor’s degree with the highest grade ever earned in oriental singing from the USEK University (Université Saint-Esprit de Kaslik). She was a student of Ms. Aida Chalhoub, director of the oriental music program at USEK. Her renown talent was quickly recognized by the Lebanese, Arab, Greek and Syriac audiences. By Wikipedia.
Nehme, who is also a musicologist and composer, performed a selection of traditional Lebanese songs, as well as songs from her upcoming double album with composer and oud master Marcel Khalifa. Source: ‘Let music reign’ – Lebanese singer and composer … read more
Led by Fazlian, the LPO has over the years made impressive musical strides with culturally significant and historic performances. They’ve accompanied world-renowned legends including Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras and Angela Gheorghiu. In 2011, for the first time in Lebanese history … read more
You can listen to Avici and his lengthy sound effects or watch X Factor with it’s warm moments and enjoy it, really. But something in the Lebanese Zajal make you really happy. The rhythms are almost the same, but the … read more
للشاعر : حبيب يونس يين السماء وفيء عينيه الغد وجنون قلب عاشق والموعد ومسافة من لهفة وتشرد. ومسافر في زرقة ..ماهمه. اغتيل منديل أو انتحرت يد! أنا شئت أرحل لن اعود الى سراب وأهيم في دنياي أحترف الغياب أحرقت دمعة … read more
via songfacts.com – On No Line on the Horizon, Bono wrote songs with characters in mind. This atmospheric ballad was penned from the point of view of a war correspondent. Bono told Q magazine February 2009 that “I meet a … read more
Lebanese soprano Tania Kassis gave a concert in Paris’ prestigious L’Olympia concert hall. From this show was born "Tania Kassis Live at L’Olympia," the soprano’s recently released CD-DVD set. The 17-track album and DVD tell the vocalist’s story and that … read more
Born and raised in Lebanon, Bechara Moufarrej is one of the few, truly dedicated, Opera Singers. Led by his passion for music, he pursued musical studies in his home country before travelling to Italy for his master degree. I liked … read more
BEIRUT: Two years ago Sahar Khatib was on a camping trip on the beach in Amchit when a group of drummers caught her attention. “Our tent was right next to the drum circle’s tent. I was introduced to a few drummers, … read more
“Lebanese Culture” a la Argentinian gives me the proof that our, more than 12 millions, ancestors share and like the same features of the Lebanese culture. From the son of Lebanese immigrant in Argentina clicking and sharing Hiba Tawaji; to … read more