March 13, 2011, 4:30pm
Concert with Marcel Khalife
Participants: Marcel Khalife, Hanna Khoury
Location: Trinity Center for Urban Life,, 22nd and Spruce St.

Al-Bustan is pleased to host acclaimed Lebanese composer, oud master, and singer MARCEL KHALIFE in Philadelphia on March 13, 2011.

Marcel Khalife’s work and longstanding contributions globally and in the Arab world will be honored in a concert led by Al-Bustan’s Music Director Hanna Khoury, featuring a large ensemble of singers and instrumentalists performing a selection of Khalife’s repertoire. This concert will be Khalife’s introduction to the Philadelphia community. He will return next year as he tours with his Al-Mayadine Ensemble to perform at the Kimmel Center.

Featured performers:
• Philadelphia Arab Music Ensemble
• Moffet, Northeast, Motivation, and Science Leadership Academy Schools
• Wilmington Children’s Chorus

Date: Sunday, March 13, 2011
Time: 4:30pm
Location: Trinity Center for Urban Life at 22nd and Spruce Street in Center City, Philadelphia
Admission: $30/person tickets

Parking: As the venue is located in Center City, there is limited available street parking. A map depicting parking garage locations can be viewed here: Center City Parking

Al Bustan Seeds of Culture and the Middle East Center