Concert: Nizar Rohana & Upcoming Musical Talents

NewLands Festival: Discover the Nuances of Arabic Music!

18 Sep 2018

From 18 - 23 September, the NewLands Festival celebrates the beauty and versatility of Arabic and Persian music.

At 18 september, Nizar Rohana plays an intimate concert at Mediamatic's barn. Together with new and upcoming talents, they dive into the rich world of Arabic music culture, and celebrate the start of the Festival. 

With the theme Ode to Women, the audience is invited to explore unknown fields and new experiences from Tehran to Toronto. Next to this concert at Mediamatic, NewLands can be experienced in the Bimhuis, Muziekgebouw, Tolhuistuin, the OBA and the Orgelpark.

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Nizar Rohana - Nizar Rohana

With: Nizar Rohana

Immerse into the secrets of Arabic music with ud virtuoso, composer and musicologist Nizar Rohana and upcoming music talent at Mediamatic! Enjoy the music in an intimate setting and take a dive into the rich world of Arabic music culture. In the days before the concert, Nizar will give an intensive workshop at Mediamatic to a selection of emerging musical talent. Together they developed a special repertoire for the evening. 

Enjoy a vegan pizza Marinara before the concert with our special pizza deal (only available via presale tickets).  


NewLands Festival: Nizar Rohana
Tuesday 18 september, starts at 20.30
Mediamatic Biotoop, Dijksgracht 6, Amsterdam
Tickets: €7,50 presale | students €5 (Excl. 1.10 administration costs)
Pizza deal (pizza marinara + entrance):  €15 presale | students €12,50 (Excl. 1.10 administration costs)