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MAZAJ BANDTraditional Arabic and Turkish Music Band. Souk-Bab-El-LoukTurkish, Arabic, and Balkan Fusion.

Upcoming gigs:

 

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For bookings and more information please contact Maren

Mobile Phone: 0044 (0)7727604212

Email: info@arabicmusicband.com

 

Previous Gigs:

 

Maren Lueg is going to play Arabic Nay flute for the Palestinian version of Henry V with the Al Zaytouna Dance Theatre Company in Vienna on the 9th of November 2013.

Al Zaytouna Dance Theatre The Nay flute Ney Flute Arabic nay Flute and Turkish Ney flute player Maren Lueg based in London UK is playing with the London Based Al Zaytouna Dance Theatre

Arabic Nay flute playing, Turkish Ney flute player London Arabic Nay player London Arabic Nay Flute,

 

Fri, Aug 23, 2013 MAZAJ BAND – MIDDLE EASTERN MUSIC AND DANCE FESTIVAL.
Camerton Hall, Meadgat,, Camerton, Bath , United Kingdom

Thu, Jul 25, 2013 FARAH PLAY WOMAD MAIN STAGE 07:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Charlton Park,, Malmesbury, Wiltshire , United Kingdom.

Farrah are MAZAJ ( Chas, Maren and Russell ) with
Egyptian singer Merit Ariane Stepahanos, and
Lebanese Debka dancers Alia Alzougbia and
Algerian / Italian Jamila Boughelaf who will
present a performance with the students of
various primary and secondary schools from
Malmesbury to open the WOMAD festival on the Main
Stage.

Fri, Jun 14, 2013 MAZAJ BAND PLAY THE BIKE SHED THEATRE IN EXETER. 10:00 PM – 11:30 PM
The Bike Shed Theatre, 162/3 Fore Street, , Exeter, , United Kingdom.

Wed, Jun 5, 2013 MAZAJ QUARTET PLAY ARABIAN ODYSSEY 08:00 PM – 10:30 PM
St.James’s Memorial Hall, Lower Borough Walls, Bath, United Kingdom.

MAZAJ QUARTET with special guest singer MERIT.
ARIANE STEPHANOS perform classic Arabic songs.
With Carmen Jones and guest dancers.

Sat, May 25, 2013 MAZAJ PLAY AT PALESTINE GARDEN PARTY 02:00 PM – 07:30 PM
Claveys Farm, Mells, Nr. Frome, Somerset, United Kingdom

Thu, May 16, 2013 MAZAJ DUO PLAY BRISTOL CITY MUSEUM 05:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Bristol City Museum & Art Gallery Queens Road, Bristol, United Kingdom.

Pharaoh: King of Egypt – Museums at Night. This
exhibition features highlights from the British
Museum’s superb collection of ancient Egyptian
objects.

May 3 – 7, 2013 MAZAJ DUO PLAY AT THE INTERNATIONAL FETHIYE WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL -Fethiye, Turkey

Sun, Apr 28, 2013 MAZAJ DUO PLAY CULTURAL CONNECTIONS FESTIVAL 07:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Kayaköy, , Turkey

Sat, Apr 20, 2013 MAZAJ DUO PLAY AT ORIENTAL RUGS OF BATH.
15 Argyle Street, Bath, United Kingdom.

Fri, Apr 19, 2013 MAZAJ DUO PLAY DIVER-CITY FESTIVAL 03:00 PM – 07:00 PM
Bath Spa University, Newton Park,, Bath,, United Kingdom.
Bath Spa Universities First Multi-Cultural
Festival. Mazaj Duo Performing With Carmen Jones.

Sat, Mar 16, 2013 MAZAJ DUO PLAY AT THE SOMERVILLE CLUB 08:00 PM – 10:30 PM
23 Sommerville Road, St. Andrews, Bristol, United Kingdom.

Thu, Dec 20, 2012 MAZAJ DUO PLAY AT ORIENTAL RUGS OF BATH 02:00 PM – 06:00 PM
15 Argyle Street, Bath, United Kingdom

Middle Eastern Music and Dance Christmas Extravaganza

Chapel Arts Centre in Bath.

Saturday, December 8, 2012

Doors: 7:30pm Event Starts: 8:00pm Event Ends: 11:00pm

Advance: £15.00 Door: £16.00

For tickets and more information please click here.

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Liquid Sound Festival

Mazaj Duo (Chas & Maren)

3rd to 4th of November 2012 Bad Orb near Frankfurt, German.

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Turkey: Faralya, Lazy Lizard Boutique Hotel September 2012.

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Ibiza:Â Nameste Club August 2012.

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Womad UK July 2012.

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5th to 8th of July 2012 – Mazaj Duo (Chas & Maren) and Carmen Jones performance and workshops at DRUM CAMP FESTIVAL, Bungay, Suffolk.
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MIDDLE EASTERN MUSIC DRUM & DANCE FESTIVAL UK
CAMERTON, NEAR BATH – 13th – 15th of JULY 2012.
Mazaj Band.


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Frome Festival 11th of July 2012.

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Date: 29th of June 2012
Mazaj Band at the Bike Shed Theatre in Exeter.
10.15pm – 12.15pm
www.bikeshedtheatre.co.uk
ADDRESS
The Bike Shed Theatre
162/3 Fore Street
Exeter
EX4 3AT
BOX OFFICE phone: (01392) 434169


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Mazaj Duo (Chas & Maren)
2nd to 3rd of June 2012. Performance and Workshops at the Roman Reenactment, Chester.

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Date: 8th of June 2012
Mazaj Band & Carmen Jones.
Bath Fringe
Green Park Station outside the Brasserie, Bath Spa BA1
Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Entrance: Free


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27th of April 2012- Mazaj and Souk Bab-El-Louk at CLUB CAIRO AT THE CHAPEL ARTS CENTRE in Bath Spa.

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19th of March 2012 – Souk Bab-el-Louk at the Bell in Bath Spa.

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March 2012 – St Aidens Church Bristol.

 

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17th of August 2011 – Namaste Club, Las Dalios Hippy Market, San Carlos, Sant Eulalia – IBIZA. Mazaj Duo and Yaron Marko.

18th of August 2011 – Kumaharas Restaurant, C Lugo, 2 Cala De Bou, San Jose – IBIZA Mazaj Duo and Yaron Marko.

19th August 2011 – On The Beach Reastaurant, Cala San Vicente – IBIZA Mazaj Duo and Yaron Marko and Nur Banu.

 

Mazaj Band, Guy Schalom & Bland Mahdi.
Intercultural World Music, Percussion and Dance Summer – Tribe of Doris. www.tribeofdoris.co.uk
10th of August 2011.

Mazaj Band (Chas, Russell & Maren) & Carmen Jones
Friday the 29th of July 2011 at 8pm.
Middle Eastern Dance Workshops to Live Music with Carmen and the Mazaj Band at Womad Festival, Charlton Park.

The Mazaj Duo and Carmen .
Date: 10th of July 8pm.
Bungay, Suffolk NR35 1NF
Web: www.musicworldwide.org

The Mazaj Band, Carmen Jones and Raheesha @ the Middle Eastern Music, Dance & Drum Festival.
Date: 2nd of July 2011 Time: 8pm
Venue: Camerton Hall, Meadgat, Camerton, BA2 0NL, Bath North East Somerset


Mazaj Band (Russell, Chas & Maren)
Saturday the 18th of June at 12.35 pm
Leamington Spa Peace Festival.

Mazaj Band (Russell, Chas & Maren)
Saturday the 18th of June at 18.00
Mells Charity Event.
Mells near Frome.

The Mazaj Band, Carmen Jones and Raheesha are going to perform at the Chapel Arts Centre as part of the Bath Fringe.
Date: 11th of June 2011
Time: 8pm
Chapel Arts Centre, Upper Borough Walls, Bath BA1 1QR
E-mail: info@chapelarts.org
Tel: 01225 461 700

Web: www.chapelarts.org


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Mazaj Duo (Chas & Maren)
4th to 5th of June 2011. Performance and Workshops at the Roman Reenactment, Chester.

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Mazaj Duo (Chas & Maren)
29th May 2011 um 20.00 Uhr. Amnesty International Konzert im Pelmke Lokal.
Pelmkestraße 17
(Ecke Lange Straße)
Hagen-Wehringhausen
Germany

http://www.das-lokal-hagen.de/

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Mazaj & Elektrostatic: Dreams from the East.
Venue: Colston Hall, Colston Street, Bristol BS1 5AR
Time: 19:00 Date: Wed 13th April 2011
TICKETS £10, £7 Box office:0117 922 3686

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2010

Full Mazaj Band in Bath, UK
27 of November at the Chapel Arts Center.

5th of November – Oxford University -Casablanca Union Ball, Oxford Union Society, Frewin Court, Oxford.

Mazaj Duo in Hagen Germany 29th and 30th of October 2010

27th-29th August 2010 – Aeon Festival – Shobrooke Park Estate, Crediton, Devon. – http://www.aeonfestival.com/ ( FULL BAND )

4th June 2010 – Bath Fringe Festival – Green Park Station, Bath. ( FULL BAND ) 6pm-8pm.

5th June 2010 – Exeter Respect Festival, Main Stage, Big Top, Belmont Park, Exeter ( FULL BAND ) – 2.30pm – 3.15pm.

23rd – 27th June 2010 – Glastonbury Festival, Somerset. ( Full Band ) Tadpole Stage, Mandala Stage, Small World Stage, Ancient Futures Stage, West Holts Backstage Stage.

30th April – 1st May – Bergenfest – Festivalbaren, Hotel Norge Nedre Ole Bulls plass 4,, Bergen, Hordaland , Norway.

10/02/2010 20:00 – Bath – Tantrika

20t/02/2010 20:00 – Bristol – 21-23 Somerville Club

2009

24/9/2009. – Planet Egypt, London.

8/7/2009 19:30 – Cafe La Strada Frome Festival.

9/7/2009 20:00 – Drum Camp Norfolk.

07/03/2009 – MAJMA DANCE FESTIVAL – GLASTONBURY

28/05/2009 – Radford Mill Farm – Radford

1/03/2009 Exeter University – Arabic Society Cultural Event

2008

13/12/2008 – A NIGHT IN TUNISIA – JAZZ CAFE – CARDIFF.

12/12/2008 – INKWORKS – BRISTOL.

1/11/2008 – ORIENTAL DESTINY THEATRE PRODUCTION – KINGSWOOD THEATRE – BATH.

27/09/2008 – UNDER THE EDGE ARTS CENTRE – WOOTON-UNDER-EDGE ( played as The Nawahand Trio )

04/09/2008 – A NIGHT IN TUNISIA – JAZZ CAFE – CARDIFF.

18/08/2008 – TRIBE OF DORIS INTERCULTURAL SUMMER SCHOOL – nr TAUNTON.

20/07/2008 – CHARITY FOLK MUSIC AND BEER FESTIVAL – ROYAL OAK PUB, – BATH.

10/07/2008 – DRUM CAMP EAST – nr BUNGAY ON NORFOLK/SUFFOLK BORDER.

27/06/2008 – 29/06/2008 – GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL – TADPOLE STAGE AND LIVE ON BBC2 BACKSTAGE.

14/06/2008 – A NIGHT IN TUNISIA – JAZZ CAFE – CARDIFF.

26/05/2008 – KINGSTON GREEN FAYRE.

18/03/2008 – HOSSAM RAMZY ORCHESTRA – BATH ( CHAS PLAYED DOHOLLA ).

20/03/2008 – A NIGHT IN TUNISIA – JAZZ CAFE – CARDIFF.

14/03/2007 – HABIBA TANGERINA – OAKE nr TAUNTON.

29/04/2008 – MAJMA DANCE FESTIVAL – GLASTONBURY.

16/02/2008 – OXFORD UNIVERSITY UNION BALL.

10/02/2008 – OXFORD BROOKES STUDENT UNION ARABIAN NIGHT.

01/02/2008 – BRADFORD AND BINGLEY AWARDS CEREMONY – ELSTREE FILM STUDIOS.

25/01/2008 – BRADFORD AND BINGLEY AWARDS CEREMONY – BRADFORD.

2007

15/12/2007 – DESERT DIVAS HAFLA – YEOVIL.

07/12/2008 – WHIRLING DERVISH HAFLA – MANCHESTER.

26/10/2007 – MIDDLE EASTERN FESTIVAL – FINDHORN – SCOTLAND.

05/10/2007 – HABIBA TANGERINA – OAKE nr TAUNTON.

22/08/2007 – 27/08/2007 – TRIBE OF DORIS INTERCULTURAL SUMMER SCHOOL – nr TAUNTON

1st and 2nd/08/2007 – BIG GREEN GATHERING – SMALL WORLD STAGE.

30/06/2007 – CHARITY FOLK MUSIC AND BEER FESTIVAL – ROYAL OAK PUB, – BATH.

23/06/2007 – GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL – GREEN FIELDS TADPOLE STAGE + AVALON CAFE STAGE.

17/06/2007 – LEAMINGTON PEACE FESTIVAL.

30//05/2007 – 03/06/2007 – MIDDLE EASTERN MUSIC AND DANCE CAMP – Near LYME REGIS.

25/05/2007 – BATH FRINGE FESTIVAL WITH EL UZZA DANCE CO.

18/05/2007 – BYZANTIUM RESTAURANT – ARABIC EVENING – BRISTOL.

12/05/2007 – BEST OF THE WEST BELLY DANCE SPECTACULAR. BRISTOL.

07/05/2007 – AVALONCAN – GLASTONBURY – 100 MONKEYS.

04/05/2008 – HABIBA TANGERINA – OAKE nr TAUNTON.

02/03/2007 – MAJMA MIDDLE EASTERN DANCE FESTIVAL – GLASTONBURY.

For bookings and more information please contact Maren

Mobile Phone: 0044 (0)7727604212

Email: info@arabicmusicband.com

For bookings and more information please contact Maren

Mobile Phone: 0044 (0)7727604212

Email: info@arabicmusicband.com
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SOUK BAB EL LOUK & ARABIC BALKAN GYPSY BAND 

Previous Concerts:

 

Sat, Aug 24, 2013 MIDDLE EASTERN MUSIC AND DANCE FESTIVAL UK Camerton.

 

Middle Eastern Music and Dance Christmas Extravaganza

Chapel Arts Centre in Bath.

Saturday, December 8, 2012

Doors: 7:30pm Event Starts: 8:00pm Event Ends: 11:00pm

Advance: £15.00 Door: £16.00

For tickets and more information please click here.

 

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MIDDLE EASTERN MUSIC DRUM & DANCE FESTIVAL UK
CAMERTON, NEAR BATH, 13th, 15th of JULY 2012.
Mazaj Band.

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Frome Festival 11th of July 2012.

 

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Date: 8th of June 2012
Mazaj Band & Carmen Jones.
Bath Fringe
Green Park Station outside the Brasserie, Bath Spa BA1
Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Entrance: Free

 

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19th of March 2012 – Souk Bab-el-Louk at the Bell in Bath Spa.
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27th of April 2012- Mazaj and Souk Bab-El-Louk at CLUB CAIRO AT THE CHAPEL ARTS CENTRE in Bath Spa.


For tickets please click here.

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Souk Bab El Louk (Arabic Balkan Gypsy Band)
Saturday July 16th

Lewes Amnesty International
All Saints, Friars Walk, Lewes
7:30 to 11:00 pm
Tickets: £10.00, Concessions: £7.00
Tickets from: SkyLark, in the Needlemakers
Union Music Store, Landsdowne Place

Souk Ba-El-Louk (Chas, Maren, Simon, Ali and Carmen)
Friday the 1st of July 2011. Souk Ba-el-Louk with Carmen, Raheesha and Michelle Pender perform at the Middle Eastern Music and Dance Festival at 8pm Venue: CAMERTON COMMUNITY HALL.
Price for the evening concert only: £7
Mazaj Band (Chas, Russell & Maren)

Souk Ba-El-Louk (Chas, Maren, Simon, Ali and Carmen)
Glastonbury Festival.
Friday the 24rd of June at 23.00 Ancient Future Stage, Tipi Field.
Sunday the 26th of June at 14.50pm to 15.35 at the Tadpole Stage.
Sunday the 26th of June at 17.40 at the Band Stand.


Saturday 11th of June 2011

CLUB CAIRO AT THE CHAPEL ARTS CENTRE.
Souk Ba-El-Louk (Chas, Maren, Simon, Ali and Carmen) &
Mazaj Band (Chas, Russell & Maren)
8pm, Advance £12, Door £14 @ TheChapel Arts Centre in Bath,
St James Memorial Hall, 9 Lower Borough Walls, Bath BA1 1QR
E-mail: info@chapelarts.org
Tel: 01225 461 700

Web: www.chapelarts.org

Souk Ba-El-Louk trio (Chas, Maren, Ali)
10th of August 2011 @ Tribe of Doris. www.tribeofdoris.co.uk

Souk Ba-El-Louk (Chas, Maren, Simon, Ali and Carmen)
18th of May 2011
Performance (with Souk Bab-El-Louk, 10pm, FREE entry)
The Canteen, Stokes Croft, Bristol BS1 3QY

The Arabic Balkan Gypsy Band

Date: 12th of April 2011 Time: 7.30pm
St. Aiden’s Church, Fir Tree Lane, St. George, Bristol, BS5 8QQ

THE ARABIC BALKAN GYPSY BAND
Date: 28th of January 2011
Venue: Prom Music Bar Cafe, 26 Gloucester Road, Bristol, BS7 8AL
www.theprom.co.uk
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2010
The Arabic Balkan Gypsy Band & Carmen at the Leftbank in Bristol.
3rd of December 2010
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The Arabic Balkan Gypsy Band performed in Bath, UK

27 of November at the Chapel Arts Center.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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27th-29th August 2010 – Aeon Festival Shobrooke Park Estate, Crediton, Devon.

24th July 2010 – Trowbridge Village Pump Festival – Horizon Stage – Horizon Stage – 6p.m.

17th July – Bristol – Leftbank – 128 Cheltenham Road BS6 5RW – £5.00

9th June 2010 – Middle Eastern Music, Drum and Dance Camp – Camerton Community Hall in Timsbury, Somerset, near Bath.

4th June 2010 – Bath Fringe Festival, Green Park Brasserie, Bath. 9pm. £5.00

30th May 2010 – Bristol Eco Veggie Fayre – Main Stage. The Ampitheatre, Bristol. 6p.m. – £8.00.

13th April 2010 – St. Aiden’s Church, Fir Tree Lane, St. George, Bristol, BS5 8QQ
Arabic Balkan Gypsy Band reviewed in Venue Magazine on the 21st of April 2010
Please click on the image to read the review:

6th March 2010 – MAJMA – Bellydance Festival – Glastonbury

22nd Feb.2010 21:00 – Bath – The Bell Inn

2009

4th Dec. 2009 – Bristol -Thunderbolt.

20th Nov. 2009 – Bradford On Avon – St Margaret€™s Hall Centre.

25th Sept. 2009 – St. Georges, Cafe – after show performance at Natacha Atlas concert.

28th Jun. 2009 – Tadpole Stage, Green Futures Field ,Glastonbury Festival, Pilton.

28th Jun. 2009 – Small World Stage, Glastonbury Festival Pilton.9th Jul 2009 – Glastonbury Festival, Pilton.

19th Jun. 2009 – South Bank Arts Centre Bristol.

5th Jun 2009 – Green Park Brassiere Bath Spa ( Bath Fringe Festival )

27th May 2009 – Spiegeltent, Bath Spa ( Bath Fringe Festival )

8th May 2009- The Thunderbolt – Bristol.

17th April 2009 – Blue Lagoon – Bristol.

7th March 2009 – MAJMA – International BellyDance Festival – Glastonbury

For bookings and more information please contact Maren

Mobile Phone: 0044 (0)7727604212

Email: info@arabicmusicband.com