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Feras Sawalha

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Bachelor of Music (Oriental), Oud Specialization

Feras studied Oriental music at Jordan University 2003-2008

1. Philadelphia University participations:
A. Participation in Amman summer festival under the university Name in 2011 and 2012 .
B. Participating in the activities of “Madaba The Jordanian City of Culture 2012” within the closing ceremony of the Culture Week, which was organized by The Jordanian Writers Association/Madaba, on 9th of June 2012.
C. Participating in the opening ceremonies of the Tenth Festival of Philadelphia for the Arab University Theater on 22nd of April 2012.
D. Coordinating for one day of classical music performance along with the U.S embassy “ensemble Poetica musica” group at the university premises .
E. Creating an event called “National Song Festival” and preparing full musical performances.
F. Independence Day festival held in the university premises.
G. Creating an event for the university called “Philadelphia summer festival” and prepared a full hosting program includes National songs live performance by the university choir.
H. Holding a reception party for new students.
2- Establisher & Oud player in Awtar Amman Band in 2009, established many concerts inside Jordan:
A- Jordan Academy for Music concert.
B- Three concerts at Jordan festival.
3- Establisher & Oud player in Talaqi Band for Oriental Music that was established in 2007 and held several concerts inside and outside Jordan.
A- Participated in a Concert held at Tarrasanta cultural theater on the 25th of February 2008 in cooperation with the Germany cultural center (Goethe).
B- Participated in two concerts at Belfort music festival in France on the 10th & 11th of May 2008.
C- Participated in a concert for the University Of Jordan under the patronage of his Excellency Prof. Dr.Khaled Al Karaki president of Jordan University on the 8th of June 2008.
D- A concert at Mohtaraf Al Remal for Arts on 7-7-2008.
E- A concert at the RCC on 18-8-2008.
4- Participated in a workshop titled (Talking about Oriental Music) at Trinity Collage of Music in London from 21st of October till 2007 to 27th of October 2007.
5- Participating in youth first festival for excellence and distinctiveness on 3-6-2007 organized by the youth center in Madaba and ranking the second in playing Oud.
6- Participating in many concerts with Art and design collage – Jordan University.
7- Member of (A Walk with Jesus) coral along with several participations in many concerts and releasing the first CD for the coral.
8- Participating in the first Musical Arabian Workshop held at music department at Yarmouk University in cooperation with the concurred of music academies in the arab world on 25/6/2008 to 2/7/2008 .
9- A member in the Arabian coral.
Participating effectively in such events:
A- The nineteenth, twentieth, and the twenty first Jarash annual festival for Art and Culture on 2000, 2001, 2002 respectively.
B- Liyaly Madaba carnival for Art and Culture on 28-9-2000 and 26-8-2002.
C- The fifth cultural week (human and children’s rights) on 6-4-2001.
D- Shabeb seventh festival for Art and Culture on 12-7-2001.
E- Cultural days of Amman festival on 17-5-2001.
F- The forth festival for Independence Day at Yarmouk University on 7-7-2002.
G- Supporting carnival for the handicapped people on 8-10-2004 organized by Saidat Al Salam.
H- Al Taw’amah Festival between the cities of Madaba and Madrid on 3/3/2005.
I- Global village carnival –Marj Al Hamam on 24-7-2005. And several participations ….

Feras has been teaching Oud since 2006 and has a wide range of students from children to seniors, beginners to advanced.

These details were last updated on November 27, 2013