Registration Open for 2018 Retreat

Registration for the Arabic Music Retreat is now open. The Retreat will be held from August 4-11, 2018, at Mount Holyoke College. You can find the registration form and payment information at the link below. How to Register

Dean’s Beans Fund Scholarships

Dean’s Beans Organic Coffee Company, a Massachusetts purveyor of fair-trade organic coffee from around the world, has created a scholarship fund to support the Arabic Music Retreat. The fund is focused on bringing talented young musicians from Palestine to the Read More …

AUB Honors Simon Shaheen

Congratulations to our Executive and Artistic Director Simon Shaheen! On June 3, 2017 he was awarded an honorary doctorate from the American University in Beirut. Here is a video of him receiving his award, as well as his remarks and Read More …