Music is the Dialogue: Luna Abu Nassar, Gani Tamir & Cara Monaghan – 9 June

Date and time: Saturday 9th June 2018 at 7:30pm
Venue: The Duncairn (view map)
Admission: £5
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Presenting Luna Abu Nassar, Singer songwriter, Touring with her new album titled دوامة מערבולת (“Dawame” – Whirlpool in English), Singing in Arabic and Hebrew ,folk and electronics, influences range from Fairuz to Bjork. alongside, Luna works on social projects at the Arab –Jewish Community center in Jaffa and with Israeli Palestinian Youth meetings through music, and has been an active member of the multi language hip hop band System Ali for several years. Listen to “Dawame” on Bandcamp

Supporting Luna special guests…

Gani Tamir – a vocalist who loves to improvise and explore different musical genres. It can be alternative Jazz to crossover world music, ambient to soul. Gani co-founded WhiteFlag the first Palestinian Israeli band in the Middle East. This experience drove Both Gani to become more deeply involved in the movement to help find a lasting solution to the ongoing conflict becoming also deeply involved with the organisation Heartbeat.

Cara Monaghan (14yrs) is a singer/songwriter from Cookstown who has been inspiring peace builders around the globe with ongoing developing collaborations with musicians in Sri Lanka & Middle East. Read more about Cara’s story here

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