Category Archives: Music

Coming to America …

To NYC and DC in March, to be more specific. Enjoy!

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March Events at the Legation

Below are the events happening this month at the Legation.  If you are in the area, we hope to see you there. Monday, March 9, 7 p.m. Movie Night “The Furies,” starring Barbara Stanwyck, Walter Huston. Thursday, March 12, 4 … Continue reading

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Enchantment On Sale through the New Year

If you are looking to get an early start on some Christmas shopping, you can do it and support TALIM by purchasing copies of Enchantment. Pictures from the Tangier American Legation Museum, by Diana Wylie, on sale for $14.99 (regularly … Continue reading

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Morocco’s Music: Archives to Archnet

Morocco’s musical heritage, soon to be accessible online.
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The First Farewell

Going off with gospel, in style – the Legation farewell to Marie Hélène and Jerry Loftus.
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Ten Years of “Performing Tangier”

“Performing Tangier” 2014 was the tenth edition in this internationally-attended conference, and it launched at the Legation.
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Tangier Songbooks: Nahón & Cohen, Pomeroy & Paloma

Sephardic music has lasted down the ages, from Moorish Spain to modern Morocco, thanks to the Jewish tradition of “romances” or ballads.
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All Ears for Bowles’ Moroccan Music

Interest in Paul Bowles’ recordings of Morocco’s traditional music continues unabated, with a new sound exhibit opening this week in Marrakesh.
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Paul Bowles: Saving Morocco’s Music

Lynnsay Maynard, freelance American public radio producer now living in Tangier, chronicles TALIM’s work in preserving Morocco’s music recorded by Paul Bowles.
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Blue Mountain, Old Mountain: Bowles by Herrmann

Paul Bowles came alive again in Tangier last Friday, thanks to his friend and musical heir Irene Herrmann, playing the piano in a historic concert at the Legation.
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