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MAHMOUD CHOUKI NEW WORLD ENSEMBLE

Sat January 1 @ 10:00 pm

BRING IN 2022 WITH A MUSICAL TRIP AROUND THE WORLD! 
Our New Year’s Day Concert features: 

Mahmoud “Mood” Chouki is a Moroccan master guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, composer and educator currently living and working in New Orleans. His art draws together music from around the globe, exploring how music may speak across cultural divides. In addition to training and performing with conservatories around the world, Chouki also teaches music at the Lycée Français de la Nouvelle Orléans and is the music curator for monthly programs at the New Orleans Museum of Art. Most recently, he composed the music score for the 2021 Sundance Award winning film, “Ma Belle, Ma Beauty,” directed by New Orleans based filmmaker, Marion Hill. Also in 2021, Chouki was awarded 2020’s “Best Emerging Artist” by OffBeat Magazine’s annual Best of the Beat Awards. 

Tonight, we bring in the New Year with the first presentation of the Mahmoud Chouki New World Ensemble at Snug Harbor! 
The Mahmoud Chouki New World Ensemble tonight features
Mahmoud Chouki – guitar, oud, banjo 
Branden Lewis – trumpet 
Khris Royal – saxophone 
Sam Kuslan – piano 
Simon Moushabek – accordion, percussion 
Martin Masakowski – bass 
Pedro Segundo – drums 
Shows at 8pm & 10pm. 
Doors at 7:00pm & 9:30pm. 
Restaurant is Open 6pm – 10pm for dinner before or after your showtime
Advance Ticket-Holders can also make table reservations for dinner by Emailing info@snugjazz.com or calling the club at 504-949-0696 between 1pm – 7pm, Weds-Sun, after your tickets have been purchased online. All dinner table reservations must be attached to advance concert tickets. Dinner Service without Advance Concert Tickets is first-come, first-served based on availability upon arrival. Full Bar is Open 6pm – Midnight for all on show nights, with or without tickets. 
Kind Reminder: Snug Harbor does not serve food inside the Music Room. Only cocktails and soft drinks are available for table service inside the Music Room, in order to preserve the integrity, quiet and focus of our world class intimate concerts. However, we encourage you to arrive 90 Minutes prior to your showtime in order to enjoy full, relaxing dinner service in the Dining Room right next door, before getting seated in the Music Room for the show. 8pm ticket holders can also enjoy dinner, dessert or appetizers after the show, with Dining Room seating only guaranteed by submitting your table request before 8pm. 
*PLEASE NOTE*
All performances are currently sold at half the normal audience capacity, creating an even more intimate listening experience. Covid mandates are honored with masks suggested for all, and seating more distanced than our usual. Please be prepared to present a valid proof of Covid vaccination or negative PCR test dated within the past 3 days, with matching Photo ID for entry. No ticket refunds are issued if due to lack of Covid prevention preparation. 
With the limited seating capacity, advance tickets are strongly suggested! 

Details

Date:
Sat January 1
Time:
10:00 pm
Website:
https://ci.ovationtix.com/36425/production/1094780?performanceId=10933132

Venue

Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro
New Orleans, + Google Map