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Members Of Orchestra Of St John's And Chorus at St John's Smith Square

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Members of Orchestra of St John's & Chorus Ghada Shbeir voice Maria Makhouri Qanoun John Lubbock conductor Fairouz Syriac Chants & Songs Kareem Roustom The Son of Man (London premiere) A special Easter concert as part of the Al Farabi Concerto Series to raise funds for refugees held in camps within Lebanon. This concert is specifically placed between Easter Sunday and the Orthodox Easter celebration and presents the London premiere of Syrian composer Kareem Roustom's oratorio Son of Man which is based on a text by the Lebanese poet Khalil Gibran. The soloists, chorus and members of OSJ will be conducted by John Lubbock OBE and the first half of the concert will feature Syriac Chants and songs by Fairouz (also with texts by Gibran) performed by the distinguished Lebanese singer Ghada Shbeir accompanied on the Qanoun by Maria Makhouri.

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St John's Smith Square

Smith Square
+44 (0)20 7222 1061

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