Konzert: The Perfume of Roses
”Nai”, the 1st oriental orchestra in Austria, presents its new performance “Flower Scent” with the Great Artist Ms. Racha Rizk
The 1st first oriental orchestra “Nai” has more than 40 members. This includes the musicians and singers of many nationalities: Syrian, Austrian and several others. The orchestra aims to build cultural bridges between the Syrians and the world. The Orchestra Director: Mr. Orwa El Shoufi, the orchestra was established with the support of Arab Austrian Women’s Organization.
Rasha Rizk is a Syrian artist associated with the memory of an entire generation of children, with her angelic voice. She has greatly influenced successive generations, especially the generation of the 1990s. Rasha was a singing Opera professor at the Higher Institute of Music in Damascus, where she graduated in 2002. She studied at the hands of Galina Khaldeva and Natalia Kiricinka, winner of the Maria Callas Prize. She joined several workshops in Damascus with Mia Besleink and Gloria Skalki, in Paris with Caroline Dumas at the Ecole Normale, in Malta with Maestro Ricardo Motti, and at the Berlin Opera with the bariton singer Roman Trikel.
She was recently nominated for two Grammy Awards for 2017, the first nomination is for the "Best New Artist" and the second nomination is for the "Best International Music Album”.