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CAIRO - 22 May 2019: New York Radio in the USA granted iconic Egyptian Musician Emad Hamdy the Oscar Best Music Award for his composition “La Balayya” (No misfortunes).
The decision was made based on the jury’s report. The jury is made up of critics and musicians from around the world.
Musician Emad Hamdi has won numerous international awards, titles and honors during his musical career. Hamdi was dubbed the “No. 1 musician in Egypt and the Middle East” in Japan and was chosen as the region’s representative.
Prominent guitarist Emad Hamdi graduated from the Royal British Academy of Music while his musical repertoire came from the Egyptian Opera House to the world.
Hamdy has earned an impressive reputation internationally as a classical guitarist. The music press has included him in the Pantheon of the world's best guitarist. Anyone who has attended one of his uncountable concerts will easily agree with this appraisal.
The world-class musician achieved something a few people accomplish in our day; The perfect harmony of expertise, musicality and perception. This prominent guitarist is often heard performing Chamber works, Recitals and Orchestral works.
Hamdy is the first guitarist in Egypt who ever played guitar concerto with Cairo Symphony Orchestra in 1988. The world-famous musician created and mastered countless unique classical chamber ensembles for the first time in Egypt, including guitar duos with violin, flute, cello, soprano and piano.
Furthermore, Hamdy offers startling repertoires of original arrangements of several classical works as well as Spanish dances, Argentine tangos and Latin-American folk songs.
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