As a refugee in Sweden she wanted to make her musical dream become true, besides finding a new identity as a human being and an artist through music and art. She created Tarabband in 2007 and since then been actively touring Europe with her music and theater shows, radio programs and more. Tarabband comprises six of Sweden's most established and skilled folk & world musicians, lead by the charismatic singer Nadin. Tarabband is a musical and poetic journey of survival, exile, life and rebirth. The ensemble creates original compositions based on the Arabic music heritage, strongly influenced by the North African, World and folk music. They also perform traditional folk songs from the Middle East with a Tarabband touch.
Their music is a journey from Baghdad via Cairo, Paris to Malmö, mixing Sufism, Folk, Flamenco, Jazz and settles in Tarab, the common denominator. The renowned band combines groove and sweetness with Nadin's charismatic voice to transgress borders that are drawn between countries and humans. The word TARAB itself in Arabic stands for "Ecstasy through music". 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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