Brahim El Mazned | Timitar Festival of World Music | Visa For Music

Artistic Director

Brahim El Mazned is the artistic director of the Timitar Festival of World Music – in Agadir, Morocco; mainly dedicated to the Amazigh (Barber) culture which he made know all over the world, and has became one of the major events within the world music circles. While ensuring the promotion of Amazigh (Berber) culture, the festival hosts more than 600 artists and receives about half a million spectators each year. Recently Brahim was selected in the Guide to cultural diversity « Les Aventuriers de la Culture » among the top 100 leaders in sustainable cultural development, he was also been selected by the Moroccan weekly “Tel Quel” as one of the hundred individuals who move and promote Morocco.

Recently, Brahim organized a successfully 1st African and the Middle East Music Meeting: Visa For Music, which was held from 12 to 15 November 2014 in Rabat (Morocco).