02/06/2010

a living Moroccan legend - Nass el Ghiwan...

...last Friday we went to a restaurant where we had not been before. What a surprise - live Moroccan music!
The place was packed. People clapped, danced, sang...wow, that was a cool experience!
I got permission to take photos...

sorry but I had to use flash because it was really dark...
I did NOT understand that Nass el Ghiwan is that BIG legend 
even if people told me...until I checked youtube...


you can find many videos on youtube - one from 1979 is very interesting...

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I fly to Helsinki today...
Next couple of weeks I'm going to blog from there...



12 comments:

  1. That's an interesting mural behind the musicians. Have a nice time in Helsinki!

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  2. That is really amazing! How was the food?
    Travel safe!
    Best,
    Tina

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  3. Hi BLOGitse,

    What a wonderful treat for you and us. I love the colorful background of the stage. How awesome they let you to take pictures! You did a great job in the dark room!

    Have a great flight and a good time in Helsinki.

    Happy Trails!

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  4. Tervetuloa kotimaan kamaralle! Väriä löytyy täältä myös, tosin ei varmasti aivan noin uhkeaa.

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  5. Mukavaa Suomen matkaa,kohta olen minäkin siellä!
    Hieno tuo maalaus seinällä ja musiikki oli varmaan hyvää,täälläkin voi kuulla marokkolaista musaa..

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  6. how lucky! thanks for taking us along...



    Aloha from Waikiki

    Comfort Spiral

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  7. The colors made me think of reggae music instantly. I'm sure you're looking forward to being in Finland for a while. Enjoy. See you.

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  8. He already looks like an interesting person.
    Great shots!

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  9. HI EVERYONE!

    GREETINGS FROM SUNNY HELSINKI!
    The flights from Casa were interesting and really tiring but today I feel 'normal' (as normal as I can feel!).
    I don't have internet connection at home yet, now I'm at the most expensive cafe in the heart of the city - here is Wi-Fi - not too common which was a surprise. Surprise because Nokia was once strong and otherwise we have very good internet connections but Wi-Fi is something what has to be improved!
    I have a modem with me and try to install it today - let's see what happens...my husband takes care about these sort of things normally bus he's still in Casa - wish me luck!
    If no luck I'll post WO*IMA tomorrow...

    Take care and have a great day!

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  10. Nice pics. Am sure the music must have been awesome.
    Have a safe flight :)

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  11. >>SHAS
    It was a great evening! Flights were safe! :)

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