International Pianist Mushira Issa to perform in Egypt’s Opera House on May 7

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 02:43 GMT

The concert’s program includes selections of international classics written specifically for the piano by leading composers, including Chopin, Beethoven, Richard Clayderman, Schubert, Mozart and Tchaikovsky, among others.

Memory of the day: 1st Friday Prayer at Al-Azhar Mosque, Beethoven's Birth

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 02:11 GMT

On December 17, many important events took place that changed the world. On this day, many stars of art, politics, and literature were born. The day also marks the celebration of annual events.

Manasterly Palace hosts musical evening on Jan. 17

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 02:21 GMT

Artists Salma Sadik and Yasser Mukhtar will present a musical performance blending the tunes of the piano and violin.

Video: Esseily uploaded “Millions” on YouTube

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 03:33 GMT

Mahmoud el-Esseily uploaded a new video clip titled "Millions", through his official channel on YouTube. The lyrics are written by Amir Teima.

Sotheby's to auction 'substantial' lock of Beethoven's hair

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 - 11:27 GMT

The lock is expected to fetch up to $19,000 but the director of books and manuscripts at Sotheby’s said it could end up selling for more than that.

For top pianist Andsnes, a quest for a perfect mood

Wed, 09 May 2018 - 08:03 GMT

When he sat down to his longtime goal of recording Chopin's famously demanding Ballades, the pianist Leif Ove Andsnes knew he had to choose the right space.

Parallel geniuses? Composer mashes up Beethoven and Kanye

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 - 06:29 GMT

The orchestra charges into the furious opening notes from the last movement of Beethoven's String Quartet No. 14. giving way to a new melody.

Abu Dhabi Classics program unveils new shows

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 - 11:37 GMT

Egypt Today outlines the Abu Dhabi Classics program, which launched on October 12.

Beethoven’s 9th Symphony live at BA Arts Center

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 11:07 GMT

Bibliotheca Alexandria Arts Center will host a “Beethoven Night” on October 28.

Beethoven’s 9th symphony performed at Cairo Opera House

Fri, 05 May 2017 - 05:45 GMT

Cairo Symphony Chamber Orchestra and Cappella Choir will perform the 9th symphony of the German musician Beethoven at the Main Hall of Cairo Opera House, on May 6-7 at 8 pm.