Last Update 17:52
Monday, 22 July 2019
Multimedia
PHOTO GALLERY: A mesmerising 14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Int'l Summer Festival ends


Santoor musicians (India) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
Aqsa Alwasat band (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Black Theama band (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Eftekasat band (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Faya Younan (Sweden/Syria) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Fouad and Mounib (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Ali El-Helbawy (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Massar Egbari (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Omar Khairat (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Sheikh Zain (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Samaei band (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Andromeda band (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Kathakali dance theatre (India) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Les Compagnons (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Nafikha band (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Ganoub El Wadi --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Hany Shaker (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Asayel, folklore band (Palestine) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Hanan Madi, Sound of Egypt orchestra (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Audience at the Bibliotheca's plaza --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
High Dam band (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Mina band (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Tania Saleh (Lebanon), Hazem Shaheen (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Marcel Khalife (Lebanon), BA Chamber Orchestra (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Fe
(Photo: Ati Metwaly)
Ali El Haggar (Egypt) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: Butheina Shalan)
Santoor musicians (India) --14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Intl Summer Festival
(Photo: courtesy of India cultural centre)
Sep
10

This year, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina’s International Summer Festival took place between 29 July and 8 September

The 14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Int'l Summer Festival, which took place between 29 July and 8 Septemberin Alexandria, offered a rich programme for all musical tastes alongside film screenings, and theatre plays.

From the opening act with renowned Lebanese musician Marcel Khalife (29 July) to closing act by Algerian singer Souad Massi (8 September), the festival's line-up included independent rock and fusion bands, jazz, Arabic, folklore and orchestral music.

The events took place across a variety of venues at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, with most of the music programme filling the Bibliotheca's open air plaza with large crowds.

(Photos: Butheina Shalan) 

| | Share/Bookmark |
Email
 
Name
 
Comment's
Title
 
Comment
Ahram Online welcomes readers' comments on all issues covered by the site, along with any criticisms and/or corrections. Readers are asked to limit their feedback to a maximum of 1000 characters (roughly 200 words). All comments/criticisms will, however, be subject to the following code
  • We will not publish comments which contain rude or abusive language, libelous statements, slander and personal attacks against any person/s.
  • We will not publish comments which contain racist remarks or any kind of racial or religious incitement against any group of people, in Egypt or outside it.
  • We welcome criticism of our reports and articles but we will not publish personal attacks, slander or fabrications directed against our reporters and contributing writers.
  • We reserve the right to correct, when at all possible, obvious errors in spelling and grammar. However, due to time and staffing constraints such corrections will not be made across the board or on a regular basis.

© 2010 Ahram Online.