People are not after vulgar art; they need access to quality music: Violinist Mounib

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:32 GMT

“We do not usually see that seamless fusion of western and oriental instruments together,” Mounib commenting on Parade orchestra.

Naseer Shamma to perform on Luxembourg's Philharmonie Theater Jan. 17

Tue, 15 Jan 2019 - 02:02 GMT

Veteran Iraqi musician Naseer Shamma is set to perform on the Philharmonie Theater in Luxembourg on Jan. 17 at 8 p.m.

Virtual reality unleashes full power of top UK orchestra

Sat, 29 Sep 2018 - 01:02 GMT

Virtual reality unleashes full power of top UK orchestra.

Kuwait's first soprano brings Puccini to the Gulf

Wed, 09 May 2018 - 07:55 GMT

Amani Hajji is nothing if not stubborn: for 20 years, she has refused to give up on her dream of making opera mainstream in her native Kuwait.

France to help Saudi Arabia set up orchestra, opera

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 - 01:01 GMT

France is to help Saudi Arabia set up a national orchestra and opera, a minister announced Monday

Eastern-western fusion at Cairo Opera House

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 10:16 GMT

Egyptian musician Emad El Sharouny will be leading his orchestra in a performance at Cairo Opera House under the title “Eastern and Western” on February 16.

Swan Lake to be showcased for 3 days at Cairo Opera House

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 - 03:29 GMT

Cairo Opera Ballet Company and Cairo Opera Orchestra will be performing “Swan Lake” Ballet, at Cairo Opera House in January

Orchestra dedicates symphony to victims of the Rawda attack

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 - 03:48 GMT

Cairo Symphony Orchestra will perform a piece titled “The Last Hymn Prayer” by legendary Rageh Daoud on Saturday.

Sharing Gainsbourg, Jane Birkin finds voice in symphony

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 07:21 GMT

For 50 years Jane Birkin's breathy voice has interpreted her legendary late partner Serge Gainsbourg.

Osiris String Orchestra for amateurs recruits new talents

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 04:52 GMT

Osiris String Orchestra call for new participants to join.

As Cuba-US ties harden, orchestra keeps building bridge

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 - 08:39 GMT

Question marks again cloud US-Cuban relations, but one element of engagement is moving ahead.

Mozart’s ‘Marriage of Figaro’ voted greatest Opera of all time

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 - 07:00 GMT

Mozart’s comic opera “The Marriage of Figaro” was named the greatest Opera of all time by Opera singers.

‘Harry Potter’ screening with live orchestra in Abu Dhabi

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 11:58 GMT

“Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” will hold a special screening in Abu Dhabi.

Darb 1718 to host Orchestral Theater Workshop

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:05 GMT

Darb 1718 will host an “Orchestral Theater Workshop” that will run from October 1 to October 3 by theater director, acting coach, actor, and musician Haitham Tantawy.

Cairo Opera House gears up for ballet season

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 09:34 GMT

Cairo Opera House is kicking off their opera and ballet season with a special performance by the internationally renowned Romanian artist Stephan Pop.

Chinese Orchestra at Cairo Opera House

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 - 07:20 GMT

Cairo Opera House to host the Chinese Orchestra next Friday September 22.

Sinai Orchestral Theatre to Organize Workshop in Cairo

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 - 10:28 GMT

Sinai Orchestral Theatre in Berlin, Germany will organize a four-day orchestral theatre workshop in Cairo from September 30 to October 3.

BA to host Orchestra Season Opening Concert soon

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 12:34 GMT

Bibliotheca Alexandria Orchestra will be inaugurating the new opening season concert conducted by Egyptian maestro Hisham Gabr

Souad Massi accompanied with Orchestra for the first time

Sun, 06 Aug 2017 - 05:48 GMT

Souad Massi to sing with orchestra for the first in North Coast on Friday!

Unpaid Rio de Janeiro orchestras play the blues

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 - 11:16 GMT

When Filipe Moreira, principal dancer at the Rio de Janeiro ballet, takes to the stage.