24min | English | Igal Hecht
Leen Hamo is a Toronto-based Syrian artist, musician, singer, and violin player. Leen started her music education at the age of 10 at the “Arabic Musical Institute” in Aleppo-Syria. She has studied music for more than 7 years and participated in manȀ concerts with other students on the stage of the “Culture Centre” in Aleppo. She graduated from the University of Aleppo-Saria Fine Arts Faculty in 2014, specializing in Visual Communications.
Leen started her musical career in 2011 as a vocalist with various local Arabic music bands in Saria, in different styles such as flamenco, classic, and rock fusion. She has been a member of “The Canadian Arabic Orchestra” since 2017 and participated in many concerts in Toronto, Mississauga, Kitchener, Waterloo, London /Ontario, and Montreal/Quebec. She currently performs with her band Kazdoura.