Middle Eastern Musical Magic in Palmer Woods
Flute, Oud & Tablas with Nadim Dlaikan’s Dearborn Tradition Ensemble
Saturday, March 27, 2010, 8:00pm – 10:30pm
At A magnificent historic home in Detroit’s Palmer Woods
Palmer Woods Music in Homes continues its series of jazz, classical and world music concerts in historic mansions, castles and cool homes. On Saturday, March 27 at 8 pm, let Palmer Woods Music in Homes hypnotize you with the music of flute, oud and tablas—some of the best traditional Middle Eastern music in the world!
Lebanese-born flutist Nadim Dlaikan and oud player Abdu Karim Bader, National Endowment for the Arts National Heritage Fellows, have performed across the globe, including on the stage of the prestigious Kennedy Center. These international masters join with superb tabla player Mustapha Atat to share the beautiful melodies and engaging rhythms of their ancestors.
Enjoy this rare opportunity in the aura of an elegant, spacious Palmer Woods manor. A reception with delicious theme-related foods is included. (More biographical information on the artists at http://palmerwoods.org/music-in-homes/musicians-2009-2010).
Tickets and info on www.Palmerwoods.org
Future Concerts: The series continues with concerts every month in cool homes and regal mansions:
Sat., April 24, 8 pm
Led by Puerto Rican-born congero Ozzie Rivera and music director-pianist Bill Meyer, Orquesta La Inspiracion is the hottest Latin band in the Motor City.
Saturday, May 22, 8 pm
Flutist Eric Lamb
Pianist Paul Vasile
Celebrate Spring with Mozart, Schubert, Doppler, Bach, Debussy, Barber and Saint-Saens. These classic masters come to life with Lamb and Vasile’s masterful interpretations.
Fri. & Sat., June 25-26, 8 pm
Sunday, June 27, 2 pm
Spencer Barefield & Friends
@ Frank Lloyd Wright-Turkel home
Acclaimed jazz guitarist A. Spencer Barefield joins with Juno award winner bassist Dave Young and drummer Djallo Keita to team up with three of Detroit’s jazz greats.
Friday: Rayse Biggs Tribute to Trumpet Masters
Biggs, a dynamic horn player who’s worked with Freddie Hubbard and Dizzy Gillespie, will play their works and that of Miles Davis, Lee Morgan, Clifford Brown and more.
Saturday: Sax Virtuoso David McMurray
Recording artist and sideman to Bob James, Kid Rock and Kem, McMurray will play Barefield originals and works by Monk, Mingus, Coltrane and more.
Sunday : Horn Master Wendell Harrison
This Sun Ra alumnus and cofounder of the legendary Tribe, has worked with jazz giants Grant Green, Eddie Harris and many others. Recently he’s been performing with Carl Craig and Tribe.