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Ghalia Benali and Alex Waterman

Saturday, December 17

7pm

Preceded by artist talk with Ghalia Benali and Dindga McCannon, moderated by Monika Fabjianska for the closing of Fabula Rasa, 6pm

169 Bowery | NYC

Ghalia Benali (vocals + electronics)

Ghalia Benali is a Tunisian singer, songwriter, writer, artist, and actor. Her voice has been dubbed "multicultural and polymorphic." She works with multiple genres and styles, often experimenting with instrumentation and arrangements, redefining what is considered contemporary Arabic music. Benali's southern Tunisian upbringing her fascination with Middle Eastern and legendary Arab artists is palpable in her music style. 

 

Alex Waterman (cello)

Alex Wayerman is a composer, performer, producer, and scholar, exploring how social bodies can live and interact with one another in more musical ways.