Jewish divas in Iraq – virtual event

Tues 15 September, 7:30 pm UK time. / 11:30 am PT/ 2:30 pm ET/ 8:30 pm Europe/ 9:30 pm Israel. Salima Pasha (Murad) was the doyenne of 20th century Iraqi song. Mas’uda al-Bambayliyyi was the most famous daqqāqa (singer and drummer), performing at family events. Musicologist Dr Sara Manasseh takes a lively look at the legacy of these two professional women musicians. Recording here.