“Damir Imamović’s reinterpretation of Sevdah music writes out a new chapter of its history.”- JazzFest Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Damir Imamović is one of the most important Bosnian musicians of his generation and an authority on Sevdah, an ancient traditional form of music unique to the Balkans particularly Bosnia-Herzegovina. Damir has made several notable recordings and takes this traditional art to new heights with soaring, passionate vocals accompanied by guitar. Imamović will perform from 8:30-10:30pm on September 22 at The Old Town School of Folk Music (4544 N. Lincoln Ave.). On September 23, he will give a workshop at the same location.
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