Presented as part of the Fonoon Festival, Yallaa are thrilled to welcome to Belfast Farah Elle and Orba for a wonderful night of mesmerising music with influences of traditional Arabic folk music and a hint of Western Styles.
Main act, Farah Elle is originally from Libya, the North African-Irish artist’s powerful cadence is a commanding force amongst the instantly captivating cinematic soundscapes, reflecting on her style.
From a very young age, music was a sanctuary. It gave Farah a vocabulary to process various life happenings from the impact of her incredible family history in Libya to universal experiences intrinsic with becoming a fearless young woman in modern society.
Through her music, Farah takes you on a journey through time, different antiquities, and cultures.
Orba, a colourful music band bloomed in Dublin, assembling young talents from around the Arab world for an alluring fuse of traditional folk ballads, modern Arabic pop music and rap.
Orba’s captivating performance reflects the richness of the Arab culture and musical heritage.
Yallaa welcomes you all to join the celebrations of our Second Cultural Arab Festival in Northen Ireland. It is going to be a magical and a joyful night.
This event has been made possible through generous funding from The National Lottery Community Fund Northern Ireland.