Art Alert: Egyptian musician Omar Khairat to give two concerts at the Cairo Opera

Ahram Online , Thursday 19 Dec 2019

Khairat is the returning guest of the Cairo Opera House giving concerts that attract large audience

Omar Khairat
Omar Khairat (Photo: Al Ahram)

Egyptian pianist and composer Omar Khairat will perform at the main hall of the Cairo Opera House on 12 and 13 January 2020.

Khairat has hundreds of compositions in his repertoire. He composed music to numerous films and television series, including The Sixth Day (1984), The Terrorist (1993), Mafia (2002), Girl's Love (2003), The Embassy is in the Building (2005) and Deer's Blood (2006).

Accompanied by an orchestra, Khairat is a frequent performer across many stages in Egypt and the region. He also holds regular concerts at the Cairo Opera House, events that attract large audiences with tickets sold days prior to the event.

Most recently Khairat performed at the opera during the 28th Arab Music Festival which took place between 1 and 10 November.

Sunday 12 and Monday 13 January 2020, 8pm
Cairo Opera House, main hall, Zamalek, Cairo

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