Aleppo Songs for solo piano by Kareem Roustom is a reflection on a number of urban folk songs from Aleppo, known as qudud, as well as original material. All profits from sheet music sales as well as royalties generated from 2016 – 2018 performances will be donated to Doctors Without Borders to support their work in the Middle East. Other aid organizations will also be considered as this is an ongoing project. The work will be available for ordering from the composer here.
June 3, 2017
Dr. Joanne Chang, Queensborough Community College, will be giving the Chinese premiere of Aleppo Songs (excerpts) in Nanking, China. To read more about Dr. Joanne Chang: Dr. Joanne Chang
June 16-17 & 21, 2017
The New European Ensemble will give the European premiere of Aleppo Songs as part of the Oriental Landscapes tour.
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Details about June 16 Performance: June 16 : Oriental Landscapes
Details about June 17 Performance: June 17 : Oriental Landscapes
Details about June 21 Performance:June 21 : Oriental Landscapes