DakhaBrakha - Woven Together
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TWO DAYS OF WORKSHOPS + SHOWS: Oct. 12 + 13, 2019 FIRST CONGREGATIONAL UCC, PORTLAND
𝐃𝐀𝐘 𝟏: 𝐒𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐝𝐚𝐲, 𝐎𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝟏𝟐𝐭𝐡
2:30-4:00pm WORKSHOP: How to Pray the Sufi Way with Fanna-Fi-Allah
Join Tahir Faridi Qawwal and members of Fanna-Fi-Allah as we discuss Sufism, dervishes, and prayer. In this unique workshop, we’ll hear stories of the great Sufi masters alive today, learn more about how the musical traditions of Pakistan are woven into song, and gain a deeper insight into the life and history of Qawwali.
9:00pm (doors 8:00pm) CONCERT: DakhaBrakha
This remarkable quartet from Kyiv, Ukraine, the «ethno-chaos» band DakhaBrakha, reflects fundamental elements of sound and soul, creating a world of unexpected new music. Having experimented with Ukrainian folk music, the band has added rhythms of the surrounding world into their music, thus creating bright, unique and unforgettable image of DakhaBrakha. It will help to open up the potential of Ukrainian melodies and to bring it to the hearts and consciousness of the younger generation in Ukraine and the rest of the world as well.