Announcing a new Meetup for The San Francisco Middle Eastern Music Meetup Group!
What: Escalay - Middle Eastern Jazz / Dinner at "Old Jerusalem", San Francisco
When: October 17,[masked]:00 PM
Where: Click the link below to find out!
Meetup Description: Date: Friday, October 17th
Dinner: 6:30 pm, Old Jerusalem Restaurant
Concert: 8:00 pm, Red Poppy Art House, 2698 Folsom St. (corner of 23rd St) ; $10-12 suggest donation
About ...Escalay melds classical Arabic music and jazz in the tradition of John Coltrane. Led by Tom Chandler, a student of the Nubian oud master Hamza El Din, Escalay?s repertoire includes music by Coltrane, John Zorn, Andrew Hill, Ornette Coleman, Oum Kulthum, as well as Arabo-Andalusian music and original compositions.
For more information, check out:http://www.redpoppyarthouse.org/concerts.html
Other upcoming events: http://mideastmusic.meetup.com/14/calendar
October 24th - Club Spice
November 22nd - "Miriam's Well"
December 22nd - Pomegranate and Figs
(I won't promise these will be hosted meetup events, but for now I've added them to the calendar so everyone knows about them. Let me know if there are other events you'd like to have added to the calendar and check back often.
Learn more here:http://mideastmusic.meetup.com/14/calendar/8920607/