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Arts & Culture - Visual Art
7/29/2022 6:16:22 PM
Egypt's International Forum for Caricature concluded its activities Thursday after a week-long show where artists from around the world paid tribute to legendary Egyptian singer Oum Kalthoum in their works.

Heritage - Folk Arts
5/6/2021 7:56:00 PM
Ahead of her singing the night away in Egypt this week, Ahram Online talked to Ghalia Benali about her tribute to Umm Kalthoum, her joint album in the footsteps of Rumi and her latest Film of My Egypt

Arts & Culture - Music
8/2/2020 4:00:35 PM
The concerts are part of the reopening programme of the Dubai Opera after it had been shut down for four months due to the coronavirus pandemic

Arts & Culture - Music
5/3/2020 4:37:57 PM
Usually a bustling cafe full of life, in Ramadan this year — amid the coronavirus scare — the Umm Kalthoum Cafe in Khan El-Khalili stands empty

Arts & Culture - Music
1/14/2020 5:54:34 PM
Lebanese singer and actress Nour Al-Hoda was born on 24 December 1924 in Turkey and died on 9 July 1998 in Lebanon

Opinion -
10/19/2018 8:45:57 PM
It is about time that the official institutions of state, including the government, made serious efforts to celebrate and preserve the legacy of Egypt’s great literary talents

Opinion -
10/11/2018 4:13:39 PM
The connection of Charles Aznavour to the Arab world, and Egypt in particular, was deep, but skipped in commentaries after his recent death

Arts & Culture - Music
2/21/2018 1:56:59 PM
The Romanian musician Zamfir is world famous for his renditions of traditional music as well as his own compositions

Books - Reviews
2/18/2018 9:00:00 AM
Written between 1937 and 1938, Umm Kalthoum memoirs — never before collected in book form — offer a fascinating glimpse into the life of the Arab's world's most iconic singer in the 20th century

Arts & Culture - Music
2/3/2018 2:22:32 PM
3 February marks the 43rd anniversary of death of the grand dame of Arab singing, Umm Kalthoum, whose rich voice was backed by intelligence and deep cultural appreciation

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
10/18/2016 4:05:15 PM
The musical by Re:Orient, a Sweden-based culture and music event organiser, was staged at Cairo's El-Genaina Theatre on Friday 14 October

Arts & Culture - Music
1/26/2016 12:20:11 PM
Maalouf's most recent project 'Kalthoum' comprised a jazz translation of Umm Kalthoum’s chef d’oeuvre Alf Leila Wa Leila

Multimedia -
2/5/2015 4:54:22 PM

Arts & Culture - Music
2/5/2015 4:32:13 PM
The icon of classic Egyptian music still overshadows her field, and Egyptian culture, 40 years after she died

Folk - Folk Arts
2/3/2014 1:51:48 PM
Ahram Online visits the Umm Kalthoum museum on the 39th anniversary of the musical icon's death

Arts & Culture - Music
11/29/2013 10:50:33 PM
Ahram Online talks to Ahmed Kamal, the founder of popular online rare music channel Gramafoon, about the channel's history and expansion plans

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
9/3/2013 2:34:01 PM
El-Sakia Puppet Theatre troupe will perform at El-Sawy Culturewheel on Thursday 5 September as they revive the music of popular classical Arab singer Umm Kalthoum

Arts & Culture - Music
1/14/2013 5:19:56 PM
Legendary Egyptian singer Umm Kalthoum sings for 6 minutes at launch event of MBC Egypt; event was first time a hologram has been used on a live stage in the Middle East

Arts & Culture - Film
11/18/2012 12:00:00 AM
Iranian filmmaker and artist Shirin Neshat, who is in Egypt to make a film about iconic singer Umm Kalthoum, addresses AUC students

Folk - Street Smart
7/3/2012 11:21:09 AM
A cafe in the heart of downtown Cairo takes Egyptians away from the hubbub of everyday life back to the heady days when the voice of legendary singer Umm Kalthoum lifted the nation

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