The 22nd national festival of the art of madih and samaa of Fez will take place from October 4th to 12th, with a rich menu of artistic evenings and religious evenings.
An initiative of the municipality of Fez, this event, placed this year under the theme "the art of madih and samaâ ... authenticity and extension", tends to promote and preserve this authentic art, as a main component of cultural heritage Moroccan.
Now a must-see event for music lovers in the city, the festival includes many shows and religious evenings and dikr in the zaouïas of the city, including those of Sidi Kacem Ben Rahmoun and Addarqaouya.
This edition, which coincides with Moulay Idriss Al Azhar's annual Moussem, will see the participation of a fine selection of national troops of madih and samaa and Sufi music, in this case the Imam Al Boussayri association of Fez, Al Assal of Rabat, Arrayan of the madih and samaa of Oujda, Imam Arrifai of Tangier and the Fassie association of samaa and madih.
A round table around the central theme of the festival will bring together local and national academics, researchers and artists.
The Festival of Madih and Samaa of Fez, dedicated to the preservation of the cultural and artistic inheritance both local and national, is part, with the Festivals of the art of Malhoun, of the Andalusian music, the Sufi culture and the Amazigh culture, major artistic events organized in the spiritual capital of the Kingdom.