Giving classical Arabic music influences a contemporary sound, Banah and her quartet will be taking their audience on a journey through the renowned hits that have shaped the Arabic music industry since the 1930s.
As part of the EFG London Jazz Festival, Banah and her quartet present Jaziyyat. A first of its kind, Jazziyat is a musical revival that brings a contemporary twist to classical renditions by the musical giants of the region, including the likes of Umm Kulthum, Abdel Halim Hafez, Abdel Wahab and Asmahan.
Join us at The Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room as the Palestinian-Canadaian artist showcases a style of music that differentiates her from many peer artist in the Arabic-speaking world. Banah’s memorable musical interpretation plays on the sentiment of combining modernised elements with memorable classics, a talent that has garnered her millions of views and newfound audiences around the world.