Sign of Thyme
Sign of Thyme
He studied Law at the University of Jordan & worked as a journalist for the Jordan Times daily and other publications such as JO magazine before becoming a full time musician. Ahmad Barakat, Oud Another co-founder of the group, Ahmad is a true prodigy with his instrument, with excellent improvisational skills and vast theoretical and practical knowledge even at his fairly young age. Ahmed played with a number of renowned groups and musicians in Amman and Beirut such as Jafra and Shahadeen Ya Baladna. He is a graduate of civil engineering from the University of Jordan. Nasser Salameh, Percussion.
Nasser is an excellent self-taught musician, specializing in Middle Eastern and World percussion with a noticeable talent that has led him to participate in many festivals in Europe and the Middle East. He was awarded the first prize for best musician in the pan-Jordanian Universities’ competition in 1999 and 2000. He performed with many groups and musical outfits, such as Rum Tareq Al Nasser, Nawazen and Karloma. He also worked as a percussion teacher at the National Conservatory of Music in Palestine.
Nabih Boulus, Violin Nabih will let his bow do the talking, but for those who care about such things, he received his Bachelor's Degree in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania, his Graduate Performance Diploma from Peabody Conservatory, and his Masters degree in Violin Performance from Temple University. He is also the concertmaster of the Amman Symphony Orchestra, and an active soloist and recitalist in Jordan and abroad. He is the most recent addition to the band's line-up, and this is one of his first non-classical ventures with a group of musicians. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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