The Cairo Choral Society

Founded in 1983 by Larry P. Catlin, The Cairo Choral Society has long since then been the angelic voice of long gone music composers. ...

Binti Band: From Belgium to Egypt

Music, singing and dancing has become part of Egypt’s heritage and has been in the lives of its residents since ancient times, playing a...

Leila: An Egyptian Musical with a Live Orchestra

Presenting the audience with a mix between singing, dancing and acting, the Arabic musical Leila, directed by Hany Afifi, aims at reviving the theater...

The Kanud: A Hybrid Digital Instrument

Merging two classic string instruments of Arabic music, The Kanud not only brings together traditional elements from both the ‘oud’ and the ‘kanun’, but...

Finnish-Egyptian Musical Bridge Celebrates Tenth Anniversary

Finnish-Egyptian Musical Bridge celebrates its tenth anniversary and a century of Finnish independence with five concerts and a photo exhibition. For almost ten days in...

What’s in Ramadan for you

This is a good time to attend cultural events that are usually not performed throughout the year, as Ramadan’s performances are rich with Egypt’s...

Wekalet El Ghoury

The original center was built in 1504 AD by Sultan Qunsuwah El Ghouri. During the Mamluk era, the Wekalet was one of several trade...

Getting to Know Qusai A.K.A. Don Legend

By Mostafa Ismail Rapper, TV presenter, and music producer Qusai is the Saudi music sensation that has captivated Arab and Western audiences alike for years. ...

SoFar: Songs From A Living Room

by Mostafa Ismail photos courtesy of Mostafa El-Kashef Imagine your three favorite bands are having a concert; now imagine that concert happening in the heart of...

Artist Profile: AYA METWALLI

by Tanya El Kashef photos courtesy of Aya Metwalli Despite her tens of thousands of followers on Soundcloud and a large fan base in real life,...

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