Moneka Arabic Jazz

Moneka Arabic Jazz

2022-07-13 12:00 2022-07-13 13:00 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: Moneka Arabic Jazz

https://nac-cna.ca/en/event/30724

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Rooted in jazz and blues, Moneka Arabic Jazz draws from bandleader Ahmed Moneka’s Afro-Iraqi heritage and his recent experiences in Toronto’s own multicultural mix: creating a distinct, funky, and unique sound. Ahmed’s music reflects his journey from Baghdad to Toronto – with many stops in between. Welcomed into the local music scene with open arms, Ahmed has been a part of the border-hopping band Moskitto Bar, and Canadian Global Orchestra Kuné. He is committed...

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Atrium O’Brien,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
12 PM EDT
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Moneka Arabic Jazz
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  • In-person event

Rooted in jazz and blues, Moneka Arabic Jazz draws from bandleader Ahmed Moneka’s Afro-Iraqi heritage and his recent experiences in Toronto’s own multicultural mix: creating a distinct, funky, and unique sound.

Ahmed’s music reflects his journey from Baghdad to Toronto – with many stops in between. Welcomed into the local music scene with open arms, Ahmed has been a part of the border-hopping band Moskitto Bar, and Canadian Global Orchestra Kuné. He is committed to sharing his heritage, learnings, traditions, and outlook through his music. 

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