The Hague Nay – made of PVC

More information about: concerts, workshops, lessons can be obtained by:
Telephone / Fax: + 31 (0)70 3361910

Workshop: creating a PVC Nay and learning how to play this instrument.
Other workshops: traditional Iraqi Arabic Percussion, and Iraqi Arabic Popmusic.



1980 – 1986 (English) Secondary School (in preparation of Bagdad University)
1987 – 1992 University of Bagdad (Academy of Fine Arts), Bachelor of Arts (Theatre)
1984 – 1995 Arabic musician,
specialization ethnic Iraqi Arabic music.
(the Iraqi Iqa’at and Taqsim).
Concerts in the Arabic countries and Poland.
Workshops such as Iraqi Arabic percussion and Nay (Nay: part of the workshop is the creation of a PVC Nay -)
Percussioninstruments: tabla, riqq, gishpa, tar (bongo, conga)
Windinstrument: nay 
1996 – up to the present Improvisator on percussioninstruments and nay; playing both traditional as modern music
Didactic experience
percussion-instruments Intercultural centre, Gent, Flanders (Belgium) 1998
Cultural centre “De Badkuyp”, Amsterdam, 1999;
World Percussian Festival, Amsterdam, 1999;
nay (windinstrument) Lessons in playing the Nay.
Workshops and lessons in making a PVC nay and playing this instrument.
Since 2001:

Guest teacher Arabic music at the Amsterdam School of Music.

English good
Netherlands good
Arabic native tongue