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VIDEO: Gilberto Gil and Dina El-Wadidi thrill Cairo Jazz Festival

Gilberto Gil and Dina El-Wadidi on stage at Cairo Jazz Festival

Legendary Brazilian musician Gilberto Gil gave an unforgettable performance on Thursday 21 March at the Cairo Jazz Festival.

He was joined on stage briefly by Egyptian emerging singer Dina El-Wadidi, an Egyptian artist he has been mentoring for a year as part of the Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative.

Ahram Online offers snippets from their time together on stage at the festival.

 

Read interview with Gilberto Gil here

Read more on Dina El-Wadidi and the mentorship here.

Video by Rowan El Shimi