25 November 2016
Under the Patronage of the President of Beirut Arab University Professor Amr Galal El Adawi, The Faculty of Science in collaboration with the Embassy of Japan in Lebanon and The Lebanese National Higher Conservatory of Music organized a Japanese concert on Friday 25th of November 2016 at 4:30 pm Debbieh Campus, Omar Houri Hall.
The concert was introduced by Dr. Walid Malaeb, Assistant Professor of Physics, from the Faculty of Science. He welcomed the guests and audience and greeted the Embassy of Japan for the effort made to hold this concert. The concert started with two Japanese artists Ms. Akari Mochiziuki who sang many from the Japanese songs and Mr. Hibliki Ichikawa who played on the “Tsugaru Shamisen” Japanese Instrument.
They both made a nice performance of Japanese folk music and songs accompanied with Ms. Ghada Ghanem the Suprano Singer and Mr. Abbas Kaasamany the Oud Player who played some Lebanese songs and a unique mix of both Lebanese and Japanese music. The attendees enjoyed the show and had the chance to learn more about a new musical culture.