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Culture: Line-up for 2014 Fez Festival of World Sacred Music announced

2014 Fez Festival of World Sacred MusicThe Fez Festival of World Sacred Music has announced the line-up for the 2014 event. The festival which takes place from 13th to 21st June 2014, is themed around the famous Persian epic poem The Conference of the Birds.
International highlights include ex Led Zeppelin lead man Robert Plant who closes the festival at Bab Makina on the 21st June. Also appearing on June 15 are the renowned US ensemble The Kronos Quartet, known for their creative approach to classical music, their soundtrack for the film Requiem for a Dream is a favourite at Dar Aquas. The well known Irish traditional music group Altan perform an afternoon concert at Dar Batha on June 16.
See below for the full list of performances, they are also included on our Fez Listings/Events page.
Click here to book a room at Dar Aquas for the 2014 Fes Festival of World Sacred Music
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20th Fes Festival of World Sacred Music, 13-21 June 2014, Fez, Morocco
June 13, Concert, Opening Night Spectacle, 21h Bab Al Makina
June 14, Concert, Kronos Quartet (USA) & Hamayun Sakhi (Afghanistan), 16h Musée Batha
June 14, Concert, Tenor Roberto Alagna (France), 21h Bab Al Makina
June 15, Concert, Christine Salem (Reunion), 16h Musée Batha
June 15, Concert, Rokia Traore (Mali), 21h Bab Al Makina
June 16, Concert, Altan (Ireland), 16h Musée Batha
June 16, Concerts, Night in the Medina 1, 3 venues
June 16, Nouhaila Al Kalai & The Great Voices of Malhoun (Morocco), 20h & 22h, Dar Adiyel
June 16, Les Masques de la Lune (Burkina faso), 20h & 22h, Dar Mokri
June 16, Tomatito (Spain), 21h, Musée Batha
June 17, Concert, Jodie Savall - Marie Nostrum (Spain) with Lior Elmalel (Israel), 16h Musée Bathal
June 17, Concert, Night in the Medina 2, 3 Medina venues
June 17, Leili Anwar (Iran) - The Conference of the Birds, 20h & 22h, Dar Adiyel
June 17, The Choir of Saint Ephraim (Hungary), 20h & 22h, Dar Mokri
June 17, Youssou N'Dour (Senegal), 21h, Musée Batha
June 18, Concert, Night in the Medina 3, 3 Medina venues
June 18, Bardic Divas (Kazakhstan), 20h & 22h, Dar Adiyel
June 18, Chants Sacre Gitans (France), 20h & 22h, Dar Mokri
June 18, Zakir Hussain (India), 21h, Musée Batha
June 19, Concert, Ishraq (Yemen), 16h Musée Batha
June 19, Concert, An Evening of Andalusian Judaeo-Arabic Music, 21h Bab Al Makina
June 20, Concert, Reza Khan & Asif Ali Khan - Qawwali (Pakistan), 16h Musée Batha
June 20, Concert, An Evening of Arabic Music, Moroccan & Arab World artists, 21h Bab Al Makina
June 21, Concert, Ustad F. Wasifuddin Dagar (India), 10h, No venue given
June 21, Concert, Ancient Music of France Ensemble (France), 16h Musée Batha
June 21, Concert, Robert Plant (UK), 21h Bab Al Makina

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Posted 04 & 05 December 2014

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Note there have been many changes to the Festival programme since this original list was released, see our Listings page for the most recent line-up

 

 

 

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