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An Intimate Evening of Andalusian and Sephardi Music

Françoise Atlan

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Thursday, August 24 at 9:00 pm — At The Center for Jewish History
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An artist with a double culture, endowed with a vocal expression, a style and a unique technique, her Judeo-Berber roots naturally led her to become passionate about the Mediterranean vocal heritage, in particular the Judaeo-Spanish and Judeo-Arab traditions

Françoise Atlan — An Intimate concert of Andalusian and Sephardi Music
August 24th at 9pm.

Part of the American Sephardi Music Festival.

Center for Jewish History
15 w 16th St
New York NY 10011

 

Bio

Invited by international major scenes such as the Carnegie Hall in New York, the International Festival of Mexico, the La Monnaie Theater of Brussels, the Sacred Music Festival of Fes, the South of Arles and the Opera Festival, Françoise Atlan has signed many successful collaborations with great musicians and ensembles, and recorded several critically acclaimed recordings – Diapason d Or, Choc du Monde de la Musique, FFFF Télérama, Grand Prix de lAcadémie Charles Cros among others.

An artist with a double culture, endowed with a vocal expression, a style and a unique technique, her Judeo-Berber roots naturally led her to become passionate about the Mediterranean vocal heritage, in particular the Judaeo-Spanish and Judeo-Arab traditions, while pursuing her career as a lyric singer.

After winning her piano and chamber music prizes, she was Laureate of the Prix Villa Medicis Hors Les Murs for the collection of the musical and poetic tradition of the city of Fez in Morocco, “Best World Music Artist 2007”; She regularly gives masters class of singing in Geneva, Montreal, Aix En Provence, Brussels or Basel.