World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

On the occasion of the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, UNESCO Amman Office in partnership with Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), the National Music Conservatoire, and JOrchestra are pleased to present THE RHYTHM OF JORDAN, TRADITION AND MODERNITY, a Traditional Music Evening hosted at the Odeon Theatre, on May 21st at 7.00 pm.

The event celebrates Jordan’s great cultural diversity and aims to promote intangible cultural heritage with a concert on traditional and classical Arab music. Tarek Jundi trio, Al-Rajef Society Traditional Band, the Mahabeesh Ensemble, the Rababa player Bayan Fares, Al Quds Group for Palestinian Folklore, the children’s choir of the National Conservatory and the musicians of JOrchestra will light up the sky with their unforgettable rhythms and sounds.

The event also marks the launch of the #Unite4Heritage campaign powered by UNESCO, but owned by all stakeholders, which aims to build support for the protection of cultural heritage.

Tickets are now available for JD5. The proceeds from the concert will be allocated to cultural heritage education programs.

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