The National Arab Orchestra
The National Arab Orchestra is a 501 (C) 3 nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving and integrating Arab culture by creating memorable musical experiences through education and performance with emphasis on the musical traditions of the Arab World.
The NAO: The Most Diverse Orchestra on the Planet.
From becoming the first orchestra ever to bring communities together around the world, the NAO continues to be one of the most forward-thinking ensembles.
Working Together to Bring Communities Together
The NAO is dedicated to preserving and performing the classical and contemporary traditions of Arab
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With the support of our generous partners, the NAO is performing across the country helping youth and communities build a brighter future.
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