Debbie Golt, WiM Chair has a weekly radio show on Resonance 104.4 fm / DAB London www.resonancefm.com and interviewed Palestinian singer, composer, musicologist, broadcaster Reem Kelani this week. Reem talks about her new EP 'Why do I love her' and about her relationship with Palestine and how she works with her musicians .
Note the views expressed are Reem and Debbie's own.
Here also is a link for Reem Kelani's EP launch https://www.arabbritishcentre.org.uk/whatson/palestine-in-song-an-evening-with-reem-kelani/
"Arts Canteen proudly presents “Palestine in Song” An evening with Reem Kelani.
Internationally acclaimed singer, musician and broadcaster Reem Kelani is recognised as one of the most enthralling and innovative performers of Palestinian and Arabic music.
In “Palestine in Song”, Reem will take us on a journey through the history and music of her homeland, and beyond. Earlier this year, she explored the traditional music of Palestine from before and after 1948 on BBC Radio 3’s Music Planet.
Reem will be accompanied by masterful UK-based musicians, whom she has introduced to Arabic music: Bruno Heinen on piano, Ryan Trebilcock on double bass and Riccardo Chiaberta on percussion."