Portland Ovations Presents:
Kinan Azmeh's CityBand
Aug 4th @6pm
the Bandstand in Fort Allen Park on Portland's Eastern Prom
"The collaborations both near and far promise to shine a bright light on the power of coming together to welcome our newest community members from around the world.” - Aimée M. Petrin, Executive Director & Artistic Director of Portland Ovations
Kinan Azmeh – originally from Syria now based in NYC – is one of The Walk's featured artists. Blurring the lines of classical and jazz forms, Kinan is a master clarinetist/composer from Syria recognized internationally for his rich sound, distinct compositional voice and ability to cross music styles and cultures. Kinan has appeared at Carnegie and Royal Albert Halls among other esteemed venues and is known for his work with The Silk Road Ensemble and others.