PhD concert Nizar Rohana - Ūd Taqsīm as a Model of Pre-Composition

Sijthoff, Doezastraat 1, Leiden

On December 14, 2021 Nizar Rohana presents the artistic outcomes of his research project in a concert in Leiden.

14 december 2021 (20.00)
Sijthoff, Doezastraat 1, Leiden
Free entrance

On December 14 Nizar Rohana will present the artistic outcomes of his research project in a concert at Sijthoff in Leiden.

Nizar will perform several new works for solo ‘ūd. These pieces take the improvisation practice of two pillars of modern Arabic music, namely the Egyptians Muḥammad al-Qaṣabjī and Riyāḍ al-Sunbāṭī, as a reference model and as a source of inspiration.

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Nizar Rohana

stringed instrument

Performing the Present: Improvisation and Composition in Solo Oud Performance.


In this project, Rohana aims to further develop and enrich his improvisation and composition skills and techniques, and to develop a framework to continually expand his performance repertoire.

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