SOAS Summer World Music School 2016

Middle Eastern Maqam Ensemble

Louai Alhenawi

A hands-on introduction to Middle Eastern music & ensemble playing
Classes: 20-24 June, Mon-Fri 6-8pm, Russell Square: College Buildings

Indian Tabla

Sanju Sahai

Study the Indian tabla drums – the backbone of Classical Indian music
Classes: 27 June – 1 July, Mon-Fri 5-8pm, Russell Square: College Buildings

Middle Eastern Percussion: Darbuka

Louai Alhenawi

Learn Middle Eastern Rhythms on the Darbuka
Classes: 27 June – 1 July, Mon-Fri 6-8pm, Russell Square: College Buildings

Mbira

Linos Wengara Magaya

Study the spirit-calling mbira from Zimbabwe
Classes: 27 June – 1 July, Mon-Fri 7-9pm, Russell Square: College Buildings

Mongolian Overtone Singing

Michael Ormiston & Candida Valentino

Learn Khöömii, the amazing Mongolian Overtone singing style
Classes: 27 June – 1 July, Mon-Fri 7-9pm Russell Square: College Buildings

Russian Harmonies: Songs of the Steppes and the Cities

Polina Shepherd-Skovoroda

Songs from Old and modern Russian, from the Steppes and the Cities
Class: Sat 2 July, 11am-5pm, Russell Square: College Buildings

World Music in the Classroom

SOAS Music Dpt Teaching Associates

World Music in the Classroom
Class: Mon 4 July, 10am-5pm, Russell Square: College Buildings

Elements of Rhythm

Vasilis Sarikis

Explore and experiment with rhythmic concepts from around the world!
Classes: 4-8 July, Mon-Fri 6-8pm, Russell Square: College Buildings

Arabic Music ‘Playgroup’

Maya Youssef

Explore Arabic music in a fun and playful way
Classes: 4-8 July, Mon-Fri 6-8pm, Russell Square: College Buildings

Classical Indian Singing

Mehboob Nadeem

Discover the World of Indian Music with your Voice
Classes: 11-15 July, Mon-Fri 6-8pm, Russell Square: College Buildings

Balinese Gamelan

Andy Channing

A unique opportunity to learn to play the seven-tone Balinese gamelan based at SOAS.
Classes: 11-16 July, Mon-Fri 7-9pm, Sat 11am-5pm, Russell Square: College Building

The Art of Mugham with Alim Qasimov

Alim Qasimov

A unique opportunity of a one-off practical workshop with world-renownedmugham master, Alim Qasimov
Class: Tue 12 July, 6-9pm, Russell Square: College Buildings

Chinese Kunqu Opera

Kathy Hall & Chen Rui

Explore tone, word and movement in Kunqu Opera
Classes: 18-23 July, Mon/Tue & Thu/Fri 6-9pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Russell Square: College Buildings