International meeting of Andalusian musicians held in Morocco
A gathering is planned from 25th to 27th November in Casablanca for Andalusian musicians from all over the world called “CasAndalouse”.
The local district of Larger Casablanca is organizing the event in conjunction with the Amateur Music Association of Morocco. The gathering will include evening performances for the public and also regional visits to Aïn Sebaâ, Mohammedia, Hay Hassani and Ben Msik.
Five foreign countries are scheduled to attend in addition to Morocco; Algeria, Tunisia, Spain, Portugal and Egypt. CasAndalouse hopes to explore the history of these five countries and future artistic cooperation to build on the shared tradition.
Famous orchestras such as L’Orchestre de feu under the leadership of Mohamed Briouel, the Tanger Orchestra of Omar Mtioui, Chabab Al Andalouss Orchestra of Rabat under the leadership of Amine Doupy, among others are scheduled to perform. (albawaba.com)