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Maher Mahmoud / Tomo Jacobson / P.O.Jørgens

KoncertKirken , København N

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An unlikely meeting between one of the most prolific Syrian oud players Maher Mahmoud and two improvisers, the legendary Danish drummer P.O.Jørgens and the always busy double bassist Tomo Jacobson. The music is improvised, widely spread between avant-garde sound and traditional music. The trio is in the process of recording an album, coming out next year.

Maher Mahmoud is a Syrian composer and oudist. He was born in 1986 in Salamiya -a city in the middle of Syria- and lived in Damascus until 2012 when he briefly moved to Jordan. In 2013 Maher moved to Denmark, where he presently resides.

Maher started his musical education at the age of six by learning the Arabic oud. He graduated from The Higher Institute of Music in Damascus in 2010, where he studied the oud deeply and both Arabic and classical western music. In 2019 Maher graduated from The Royal Academy of Music in Aarhus, Denmark, where he studied at the Soloist-line (The Advanced Postgraduate Diplom...

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Line up:
  • Maher Mahmoud: Oud
  • Tomo Jacobsen: Bass
  • P.O. Jøgens: Drum

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