Musician in Residence, Sarathy Korwar ©

Image by Bram Petraeus

Tuesday 05 December 2017
Hekayah Festival, The East Plaza, New York University

A celebration of heritage of diverse communities for UAE National Day

Don't miss a chance to see UK/UAE 2017's Musician in Residence, Sarathhy Korwar, perform at Hekayah Festival I The Story.

The festival, which is a celebration of UAE National Day organised by The Arts Center at the New York University, is the third annual multiple-artist celebration of heritage draws from the diverse communities of the UAE to share original poetry, prose, and song. 

The British Council and PRS Foundation have appointed UK based jazz percussionist and composer Sarathy Korwar to undertake a creative residency in the UAE. In collaboration with The Fridge and New York University, Abu Dhabi, the musician will have access to UAE audiences giving him opportunities for collaboration with local artists, create new music and give live performance. Working with influential local and regional artists will establish important contacts and give valuable insights into local society and culture.

Ticket Information

  • Ticket booking opens: 3pm, Wednesday November 22 2017
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