Type:

Video, Manual

Description:

Aziz el Achhab is the Artistic Director of the World Sacred Music Festival in Fes, Morocco. The Fes Festival was designated in 2001 by the United Nations as one of the major events in the world contributing to the dialogue between civilizations. The message of the Fes Festival is that of interfaith dialogue through music, respect for ethical and spiritual values, and the creation of a culture of peace. Aziz el Achhab is the leader of his own orchestra and plays with many other musicians in both traditional and modern compositions.

This resource is part of the Travels with Music: Morocco collection.

Subjects:

  • Arts > General
  • Arts > Music
  • Social Studies > General
  • Social Studies > Global Awareness

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
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  • Grade 6
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  • Grade 8
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  • Grade 10
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  • Grade 12
  • Higher Education
  • Graduate
  • Undergraduate-Upper Division
  • Undergraduate-Lower Division

Keywords:

music culture tradition video virtuoso Morocco violin student-facing

Language:

English

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Sara DavisUAFS
July 27, 2009

These are wonderful video/audio introductions to culture and music's role in that culture.

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