Discover the second song developed under the EU funded project "My Heritage! My Identity!" : Embo Embo.
The song tackles the Maqamat topic studied in the project research "The Maqamat as places of popular practices: evolution and diversity" (Read the research findings HERE )
You can hear the song also on Wattan radio
Concept: Mahmoud Abuhashhash & Amer Shomali
Lyric arrangement: Mahmoud Abuhashhsh & Faris Shomali (from Tawfiq’s Canaan’s book "Mohammedan Saints and Sanctuaries in Palestine” (1927))
Music: Faris Shomali.
Vocals: Ata Khattab, Henna Haj-Hasan, Shadi Warasna, Faris Shomali, Zina Zarour.
Hand Percussion: Mohamed Karzon
Drums: Pierre al Tawil
Guitar: Philippe Jarad
Bass Guitar: Khalil Turjman
Synthesizer: Faris Shomali
Recorded at Al-Mada Association for Arts- Based Community Development Studio & RJ Music Productions
Recording and Mixing: John Handal
(Thanks to Ms. Nihaya Kharroub and her mother Mrs. Thurraya Kharroub from Hableh in Qalqilya for their collaboration)
Management and Supervision: Amer Shomali and Mahmoud Abuhashhash