Al Kamandjati Association
August 10, 2015
Al Ma'mal hosted Al Kamandjati Association for their annual 10th Music Days Festival. The 10th Music Days Festival is a music festival dedicated to broadcast a range of diverse, quality musical vibrations to the local population. The festival took place across the region in Jerusalem, Haifa, Nablus, Jenin, Deir Ghassana, Hebron, Bethlehem, and Ramallah.The concert at Al Ma'mal featured an Irish/Scottish theme with the musician Jonathan McBride.
Jonathan McBride is originally from County Derry, Northern Ireland and is now a violinist based in Edinburgh, Scotland. He completed his MMUS at the Royal College of Music and has played with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Manchester Camerata, and the Halle Orchestra. Jonathan is currently a staff member at Sistema Scotland's Big Noise Project, which aims to transform communities through music.