CAIRO: Mazaher ensemble is to perform a concert on March 12 at the Egyptian Center for Culture and Arts, Makan, at 8 p.m.
Mazaher is a women’s ensemble that plays Zar music inspired by Upper Egyptian Zar, Abu Gheit Zar, Sudanese Zar, and African Zar.
Zar is a 300-year-old healing ritual that involves dance, chanting, and musical instruments such as the six-string lyre.
Makan – Egyptian Center for Culture and Arts, March 12 at 8 p.m.
1 Saad Zaghloul Street, El Dawaween, Downtown Cairo
Phone: (02) 27920878
Tickets: 30 LE per person and 20 LE per family member
Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and tea and karkade will be served