BEMAC presents World Music Café: SHIFA’ AL MUSIQA (Healing Music) featuring ambersound +guests
28 Aug 2015 | Friday 7:30pm to 9:30pm
SHIFA’ AL MUSIQA (Healing Music) is an intimate cross-cultural event curated by Brisbane based Australian Lebanese artist Amber Hansen including culturally diverse forms of music and sound performance to improve well being and resilience.
Headlined by ambersound, a cross-cultural experimental project founded by Amber in 1997, SHIFA’ AL MUSIQA aims to explore, re-orient and express personal as well as broader perceptions and experiences of culture, identity and healing through music, sound and visuals.
Guest performers include:
Safar, Brisbane based ensemble performing Middle Eastern maqam music; Sonesence, Melbourne based sound artist who creates contemporary electroacoustic meditation music with meditones; Thinley Tsering, originally from Tibet who practices traditional Tibetan healing methods including singing bowl meditation.
Dinner options available on the night. Main dishes $8.00
Please note a booking fee applies: Online $.50 Box Office $1.00