Mohamed Mohsen-File Photo
The well-known Egyptian singer Mohamed Mohsen will perform on August 20 as part of Salah El Din Citadel Festival Events. This concert is extremely important to Mohsen and his fans, as it is the first after the release of his successful Album ‘Habayeb Zaman’ (Lovers of the Past).
The festival concerts were well attended since it had kicked off. The concert of the popular Egyptian singer Ahmed Saad was attended by over 7000. The renowned Tunisian singer Ghalia Benali and the well-known Egyptian singer Nesma Mahgoub concerts also attracted a huge number of their fans.
The affordable price of the concerts’ tickets, which is LE 10 ($0.56) made it easier for a larger number of their audiences to attend the concerts.
Previously, the opening ceremony that took place on Saturday August 12 in Salah El Din Citadel, was attended by the Minister of Culture Helmy Namnam along with Enas Abdel Dayem, the head of Cairo Opera House.
The festival program includes a lot of performances like Spanish folklore by Mona Burkhard, music by Ali al-Helbawi, Wave Jazz Band, Glass OPFRnion, Sufi band Egyptian Mawlawi, Boghdady Jazz Band, musician Fathi Salama, and Solo Opera by Orchestra El Nile (Nile Orchestra).
The festival houses classical performance by Rola Zaki and Amr Yehia conducted by Maestro Mohamed Saad Basha, with music by Nesma Abdel Aziz, Tunisian artist Ghalia bin Ali and renowned Egyptian singer Medhat Saleh, among others.