Under the guidance of Music Director Hanna Khoury, Al-Bustan presents a variety of music programs throughout the year featuring local and international artists. We seek to bring the highest quality artists, of Arab heritage or immersed in Arab cultural traditions, to present their music coupled with educational demonstrations.
- Dec 13: Naomi Shihab Nye
Enjoy and evening of Poetry & Music with acclaimed poet Naomi Shihab Nye and Al-Bustan Takht Ensemble
- Nov 13-16: Marcel Khalife in "Chants of the East"
See Marcel Khalife with guest soloist Abeer Nehme in Concert, Talk and Luncheon!
- Oct 16-18: Mohsen Namjoo
A Conversation and Concert of Classical/Contemporary Persian and Arab Music with Mohsen Namjoo
- Sept. 20 2014: Returning to Al-Bustan's Roots at Morris Arboretum
Al-Bustan & Morris Arboretum celebrate the music, art, and flora of the Arab world!
- A Memorable Celebration of Al-Bustan's 10th Anniversary
Celebrating 10 years of Arab culture and education with guest of honor Marcel Khalife.
- Feb 23: Concert Series presents "Roads to Damascus"
Join us for a live music and visual art performance of original compositions by Kevork Mourad and Kinan Abou-afach.
- Moroccan Vocalist Karima Skalli Bridges Past and Present
An inspiring week of rehearsals, demos, and concerts with Karima Skalli.
- Virtuosity of Flutist Maron Khoury Reverberates in Trinity Hall
Khoury ends Al-Bustan's Arab Music Concert Series with a beautiful performance.
- A Memorable Week with Vocalist Sonia M'Barek
Al-Bustan hosted Tunisian vocalist Sonia M'Barek for a most engaging week of rehearsals, demos, and concerts.
- An Exhilarating Evening Sharing the Works of Kareem Roustom
The works of Syrian-American composer come to life in performance by talented artists.
- Poetics of Suheir Hammad Meet Musicality of Concert Series
A beautiful evening merging poetry and music at packed hall of Trinity Center.
- Arab Music Concert Series features A. J. Racy
A. J. Racy leads an inspiring week of demonstrations, rehearsals, and concerts in Philadelphia.