Artists Against Apartheid XI

October 23rd, 2009 | Posted in Boycott, Canada, Culture, Palestine, Quebec
    remembering political prisoners in Palestine


    Wednesday, November 11th, 2009
    20h00 $8 in advance | $10 at door
    La Sala Rossa
    4848 St. Laurent
    Montreal, Quebec

performances from

Antoine Bustros
Visual Music Project trio

Antoine Bustros: piano, keyboard
Benoît Piché: trumpet
Greg Smith: sampler

Antoine Bustros’s new Visual Music Project trio will be accompanied by projected excerpts from ‘Territories’ a documentary film by Mary-Ellen Davis. Antoine Bustros is a celebrated film music composer for over twenty years, scoring soundtracks that cover a wide variety of genres and instrumentation.

Seven Arrows

Joe Grass, pedal steel
Rebecca Foon, cello
Andrew Barr, drums and percussion
Sarah Pagé, harp
Yuki Isami, flute and shinoboe

The strangest mix of effervescent tinkling and full rich tones you’ve ever heard. A new ensemble bringing together beautiful musicians from Montreal from internationally celebrated ensembles including the key musicians for Lhasa de Sela and Sliver Mt. Zion.

Oud trio

Sam Shalabi, oud
Omar Dewachi, oud
Pierre-Guy Blanchard, percussion

Sam Shalabi, celebrated Montreal-based musician and composer will be performing a meditative set on the Oud. Shalabi, one of Montreal’s most unique and prolific players over the past decade explores everything from classical Egyptian music to free-form psych-rock. Shalabi’s latest project is Land Of Kush on Constellation.

Omar Dewachi is a musician and academic, founder of Qurna, a conceptual and experimental music project of Iraqi Maqam repertoire. Pierre Guy Blanchard, percussionist, recently released an album, Pasha – Affaires Étrangères, inspired by Balkan and Turkish music.

This is the eleventh Artists Against Apartheid concert occurring within the international campaign for boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israeli apartheid.

* Tadamon! Boycott, divestment and sanctions

co-sponsored by the Suoni per il Popolo festival and CKUT radio

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Merci. Et bravo pour vos actions. J’envoie ce message a mes amis peintres en Grèce, en souhaitant leur participation éventuelle.
Vassia Karkayanni – Karabelia
Historienne et critique d’ art(AICA), enseignante, free lance curator.Paris.

Comment by Karabelia Vassia — November 11th, 2009 @ 12:25 PM

Je vous appuie !

Comment by Guy Paquet — February 26th, 2010 @ 2:46 AM

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