Takht Sharqi – The Oriental Classical Ensemble

Takht Sharqi are our opening performers on Wednesday, 13th NovemberThey will be performing a range of songs from their Oriental classical repertoire.


Introducing the members of Takht Sharqi :Image

HASAN WAHBI PhD. in computer engineering

His main instrument is the Qanun, and he also plays the lute, and the violin. Hasan founded Takht Shaqri here in  Al Ain in 2009.


DIYA SAFADI    Diploma in music teaching

Diya’s main instrument is the lute. He also plays the violin and the piano   He was a member of union of artists and musicians in Suwida, Syria in 2007. Before that, in 2005, he was a Music teacher for children and adults. Then, in 2009 he became the Music Advisor for Takht Shaqri.


FERAS WAHBI       Bsc. in civil engineering

As can be seen, his main instrument is the lute. Feras also plays guitar, and percussion. He has been a member of Takht Shaqri since 2009.


 NASER   AKOWAN    Diploma in music teaching

Naser’s main instrument is violin   and he also plays the lute. From 2008 Naser was a Music teacher in Al Ain schools.  He joined Takht Shaqri in 2011.


 ISSA LOUISEH    Bsc. in petroleum engineering

Issa is the percussionist. As well as the Tabla, tambourine, drums , he also plays Keyboards.

In 1997 Issa co-foundedof Al Baath university music ensemble in Hims, Syria   In 2003 he was a Member of the Dohat Al Mimas club for music and arts in Hims, Syria.    And, since 2010, he has been a member of Takht Shaqri.


FADI LAYON   Diploma in music teaching

Takht Sharqi’s Lead solo singer, Fadi also plays Keyboards and the lute.

And, finally,

Dana Obeied of Takht Sharqi

DANA OBIED         Bsc. in Social Consulting

In 2003 Dana was a member of the chorus in Suwida, Syria.

She joined Takht Shaqri in 2010.