Wednesday, October 9, 2019
By Jerilyn Jordan
on Wed, Oct 9, 2019 at 2:22 PM
For 10 years, the National Arab Orchestra has been dedicated to the preservation of each conventional and up to date Arab music in hopes of bridging social and cultural limitations. NAO returns to Detroit to open its 10th season with a presentation of “Layali,” which is outlined as an “unmetered modal improvisation” and is the plural type of layl, which suggests “night time.” To honor NAO’s anniversary, the night time will function world-class musicians from everywhere in the nation, in addition to college students from NAO’s mentorship program. The efficiency can even debut the NAO group choir.
Efficiency begins at eight p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, on the Music Corridor; 350 Madison St., Detroit; 313-887-8500; musichall.org. Tickets are $25.
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