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Dhafer Youssef - Street of Minarets Tour continues, May to August 2024.

Thursday, April 25, 2024

Oud player and vocalist Dhafer Youssef and his band will continue their 'Street of Minarets' tour of Europe during the summer of 2024, including a UK appearance at the Love Supreme Festival.

We have received the following information;

Dhafer Youssef - Street of Minarets Tour

08.05 ST-GAUDENS (FR) Jazz en Comminges
18.05 VICENZA (IT) Teatro Communale
31.05 CHEVERNY (FR) Jazz’in Cheverny
16.06 SCEAUX (FR) Sceaux Jazz Festival
06.07 GLYNDE (UK) Love Supreme Festival
12.07 ROTTERDAM (NL) North Sea Jazz
02.08 LA REUNION (FR) Jazz Dan Port
24.08 ORISTANO (IT) Dromos Festival


Dhafer Youssef is at the vanguard of a movement in contemporary music that bridges the gap between Eastern and Western influences.

Considered the most inventive oud player today, over the course of his two and a half decade career, Dhafer has released nine studio albums showcasing his musicianship and ability to transcend genres among jazz, electronic, and world fusion.

His impressive catalogue of critically acclaimed releases has earned him the 2006 BBC Award for World Music and 2017 Edison Award, media praise from publications such as The Guardian, The Times, The Evening Standard, Downbeat Magazine, Jazzwise… and a spot on the UNESCO’s 2015 All-Star Global Concert. He has also found success in the world of musical scores working with the legendary Ridley Scott, James Horner and Dave McKean.


NEW ALBUM (2023)


Featuring :
Marcus Miller, Herbie Hancock, Vinnie Colaiuata, Dave Holland, Ambrose Akinmusire, Nguyên Lê, Raesh Chaurasia…

“A stroke of genius” BBC Music Magazine

“One of the most appealing stars of world music… Youssef can be deep, light-hearted, complex, funky and achingly romantic, sometimes all within one song.” The Guardian