Tarek Abdallah's Egyptian musical suites
Tarek Abdallah, a composer, oud player and musicologist from Alexandria in Egypt, draws his inspiration from the "Nahda" era, the golden age of the art of Egyptian oud solo (1910-1930).
He discovered a passion for this music, long neglected in his native Egypt, when he arrived to study in France over a decade ago.
His album WASLA, Egyptian musical suites, recorded with renowned Egyptian percussionist Adel Shams El-Din will bring this music to a far wider audience.
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