Past event
28 Nov 2022 18:30

Mediterranean Day: Basma-Orwa-Atanasovski

Round-table discussion and concert
Organised by: Zavod APIS / APIS Institute in partnership with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs with the financial support of the Anna Lindh foundation in the framework of the international Mediterranean Day, an initiative of the Union for the Mediterranean

The exceptional Syrian musicians based in Vienna, Basma Jabr and Orwa Saleh, transform the charismatic ancient Arabic tunes into a perfect harmony and a sensual musical journey, on which they will be joined by the Slovenian musician Vasko Atanasovski on saxophone/flute.

The Basma-Orwa-Atanasovski concert is one of the 36 concerts that will be held simultaneously in 25 Euro-Mediterranean countries with the aim of celebrating the diversity of the Mediterranean and enhancing mutual ties.

At 18:30, a round-table discussion will be held on the importance of intercultural dialogue in the Mediterranean and the binding power of art, moderated by journalist Kristina Božič.
The multicultural trio of virtuoso musicians Basma-Orwa-Atanasovski will begin their concert at 20:00.

Round table United in Diversity - Culture as a Bridge in the Mediterranean

Moderator: Kristina Božič, journalist
Ambassador Mateja Prevolšek, Head of Department for Africa and the Middle East at Ministry of Foreign Affairs,
Ervin Hladnik Milharčič, journalist
Orwa Saleh, Syrian musician
Jerneja PENCA, PhD, Associate Professor and Head of Academic Affairs at the Euro-Mediterranean University (EMUNI)

Mediterranean Day: Basma-Orwa-Atanasovski

28 Nov 2022 18:30
28 Nov 2022 18:30
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