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Zafer Tawil

dumbek, oud, violin

An accomplished Palestinian musician based in New York City. He is a virtuoso on oud, violin, qanun, and is a master of Arabic percussion. He has performed with numerous musicians ranging from pop star Sting to Arab music virtuosos such as Simone Shaheen, Chab Mami, Bassam Saba, and George Ziadeh; to avant-garde composer/performer Elliot Sharpe, among many others. Zafer has also composed music for a number of films, and has held workshops on Arabic Music at many universities in the US.

Firehouse 12 Performances

Amir ElSaffar's Two Rivers Friday, September 25, 2015, 10:00p
Amir ElSaffar’s Two Rivers Friday, April 29, 2011, 10:00p
Amir ElSaffar - Two Rivers Friday, May 30, 2008, 10:00p

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