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Outdoor Event:Musical Calligraphy at City Park

Outdoor Event, from 29 Jul 2021, free entry

Musical Calligraphy

Musical Calligraphy

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Bradford Council


Centenary Square,

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Join DJ, Dipak Mistry and artist, Razwan Ul-Haq as they combine the music of classical South Asian Ghazals and Qawwali with traditional Arabic calligraphy in an exciting performance event.

As the sounds of classic and contemporary South Asian music wash over you, Razwan will demonstrate how to create therapeutic and calming calligraphies in the Arabic Nastaliq script, in Urdu, Farsi and Arabic, using traditional bamboo pens and hand-ground ink..

Audiences are also invited to join in and have a go at drawing basic Arabic calligraphy, letter forms and words.

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 29 Jul 2021 11:00 to 15:00
Sun 1 Aug 2021 11:00 to 15:00
This event takes place jointly as part of the #HAF2021 ‘Summer of Fun’, funded by the Department for Education, and ‘Summer Unlocked’, which is brought to you by Bradford Council, The Leap and Bradford 2025, with funding from the England European Regional Development Fund.


Free entry


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