ARABIC PERCUSSION CLASSES

darbuka riqq & frame drum — weekly group and private classes NY & NJ — Led by april centrone

—> Special Frame Drum Immersion in Woodstock, NY on July 14, 2019 with April Centrone <—

 

MIDEAST DRUM NYC

women’s frame drum nyc, chiqqs with riqqs, darbuka nyc & mixed drum groups led by april centrone

 

ARABIC CHORAL CLASS

Learn and perform songs from Al-Andalus, Lebanon, Syria and Egypt — LED BY LUBANA AL-QUNTAR

 

OUD CLASS

group and private classes in NY & nj — multiple teachers

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NYAO ENSEMBLE TRAINING PROGRAMS

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NY ARABIC ORCHESTRA SESSIONS

Performance ensemble class geared toward intermediate to advanced musicians and music students. Coursework includes exercises in Arabic scales, improvisation and rhythms and analysis and performance of classical Arabic music pieces. Prerequisite training for the NY Arabic Orchestra.

REGISTER BELOW for our summer workshops!

TWO SUMMER DATES:

July 18th 6-9pm

Aug 22nd 6-9pm

Stay tuned for FALL 2019 course dates!

 

YOUTH PROGRAMS

 
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'Hey Youth!'

Project 'Hey Youth!' introduces public-school children and teens to Arabic music and instruments in a fun, interactive setting involving singing, movement and play. Our goal is to inspire curiosity, creativity, meditation and expression!

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Kids and Family

An opportunity for children to be exposed to classical Arabic music and language through singing Arabic songs and performing in concerts with the NYAO!

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NYAO Residency

The NYAO Residency program is a 2-4 day visit to institutes of higher education offering lectures, workshops and concert open to the public.

 
 

contact us to book a workshop at your school or university, or to take a class for yourself!

 
 

highlights from our workshops in NYC, Boston, Minneapolis, LA and Taipei and NYC public schools!