For several years, Léo Fabre-Cartier, a French oud player, has spent time in Khenifra (Morocco) with Younes Baami, a young virtuoso and disciple of the great Mohamed Rouicha. From this encounter Araw N Fazaz was born, a new face of the Amazigh music of the Middle Atlas.
Accompanied by Mohamed Messaoudi (violin), Naima Ghagha (voice), Khalid Ennasiri and Rachid Zerkani (bendir), Araw N Fazaz give us the opportunity to (re)discover this extraordinary and yet little-known music !
Younes Baami: loutar, vocal, composition
Léo Fabre-Cartier: oud, artistic direction
Mohammed Messaoudi: violin, vocal
Fatima Tawlgadit: vocal
Khalid Ennasiri: bendir, vocal
Rachid Zerkani / Ali Rharha: bendir, vocal
"Enjoyable and festive"
"Jubilatory moments where music makes poetry soar and where the soul and the body find themselves in the same desire to dance"
Vincent Zanetti, Zanzibar, Radio Télévision Suisse
"With great emotional strength "
Ciro De Rosa, Blogfoolk Magazine
Villa des Arts (Morocco, 2023)
Roskilde Festival (Denmark, 2022)
French Institut (Morocco, 2022)
Atelier d'Ethnomusicologie / AMR Sud des Alpes (Switzerland, 2021)
ALICE (Denmark ; 2021)
Visa For Music (Morocco, 2019)