Do not miss this unique opportunity to join Music of the Muslim World Summer Camp at the Aga Khan Museum under the direction of an accomplished musician and Professor of Ethnomusicology Dr. Karim Gillani from the University of Alberta. The similar camp was offered last year at the University of Alberta and received rave reviews. See the video footage:
The camp is intended to provide children with an opportunity to explore and discover music and art of the Muslim world under the guidance of qualified and trained instructors. The camp will include numerous activities such as games, building and creating hand-made instruments, calligraphy, painting, drama, and music performance. Accomplished musicians, and artists will teach musical instruments such as Indian sitar, darbuka (Arabic drum), flute and voice and enlighten students with their rich experiences and contributions.
- Developing a deeper understanding of Muslim Cultures, Values and Spirituality
- Celebrating Diversity and Cultural Pluralism through Art, Music and Poetry
- Enhancing Artistic, Social and Intellectual Development
- Nurturing Talent and Creativity