The El-Inshad El-Deeny orchestra (Inshad Troupe, a religious chanting troupe), conducted by Alaa Abdel-Salam, will perform a concert at the El-Gomhoria Theatre in Cairo on Thursday, reviving popular traditional tunes of the Islamic chanting.
The concert will see many popular songs from Egyptian composing icons performed, including Mohamed El-Mogy, Sayed Mekawy, Hussein Fawzi, Ammar El-Sherei and Tarek Fouad.
Alongside the influential songs, which include Salina El-Fagr fein, Alf Salah and Ya Elah El-Koon, the concert will debut the the new song Gamalak fi Albi, which was written by Salama El-Radi, composed by Mohamed Abdullah and arranged by Alaa Abdel-Salam.
El-Enshad El-Deeny was been founded by prominent musician Abdel-Halim Nowera in 1972 to preserve the national heritage of Islamic chanting.
Thursday 4 October at 8:00PM
El-Gomhouria Theatre: 12 El-Gomhouria Street, Downtown, Cairo.