The imzad in England
An imzad concert in Queen Elizabeth hall in London.
The virtuoso Alamine Khoulen, accompanied by her poet Nighat Boukeyasse, gave a concert performance of the imzad in London at the invitation of “Organic Music”, who organised a spectacular show of ethnic music.
In her inaugural speech at the event, The President of the “Sauver l’Imzad” Association introduced the Association and described the wealth of this cultural heritage and the importance of preserving it. The artists were warmly welcomed and greatly appreciated by the large audience who attended.
An article titled “Soul of the Sahara” appeared in the London monthly magazine “Songlines” of May-June 2005 (see the article on the Press Review page of this website)