Nesma Mahgoub - File Photo
CAIRO – 13 August 2017: Citadel Salah El Din Festival in its 26th edition opening ceremony witnessed the attendance of a lot of audience. The ceremony that took place on Saturday August 12 in Salah El Din Citadel and it was attended by the Minister of Culture Helmy Namnam along with Enas Abdel Dayem the head of Cairo Opera House.
The Egyptian famous singer Nesma Mahgoub was the star of the opening ceremony. She sang a group of her famous songs, that all the audience interacted with very much.
The festival will include a lot of performances like Spanish folklore by Mona Burkhard, music by Ali al-Helbawi, Wave Jazz Band, Glass onion, Sufi band Egyptian Mawlawi, Boghdady Jazz Band, musician Fathi Salama, and Solo Opera by Orchestra El Nile.
The festival will also feature classical performance by Rola Zaki and Amr Yehia and will be conducted by Maestro Mohamed Saad Basha, with music by Nesma Abdel Aziz, Tunisian artist Ghalia bin Ali, Mohamed Mohsen, and renowned Egyptian singer Medhat Saleh, among others.