Artist Bio

Karim Nagi is an Egyptian American performing and teaching artist. He specializes in Arab music and folk dance, and has been touring and recording for 25 years. He has presented on 5 continents, performed in over 400 schools, recorded 16 albums, conducted 15 Arab Dance Seminars, and written a play. He is currently the first Arab and Muslim board member of Chamber Music America. He also has a TEDx Talk on how he uses music for both cultural diplomacy and to disrupt negative stereotypes.