Sun 19 September
Macfest: Musical Bonanza with the Nile Band
MACFESTUK is delighted to present a musical bonanza with The Nile Band to celebrate Arab Heritage.
Join us for an enchanting afternoon, with a renowned group of musicians and singers from Egypt, Syria, Tunisia and the UK.
The Nile Band is a leading middle eastern band in the UK playing live music of the Arab World, North Africa and the Gulf. The Nile Band also incorporates Latin, French, Persian Greek, Turkish, Asian Kurdish, and English popular songs.
Introduced by Mathew Eames, Senior Programmer/Producer, The Lowry
Chief guest: Mr Paul Griffiths, Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Greater Manchester
Chief guest: Eckhard Thiemann, Lowry’s Associate Programmer for Dance and Artistic Director of the Shubbak Festival of contemporary Arabic culture in London.