Hommage à Baligh Hamdi

Date:

2012

Duration:

8'

Instrumentation:

Flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, harp, electric guitar, 2 soprano singers

For:

Wild Rumpus

Link:

Baligh Hamdi was an Egyptian composer who wrote many of Egypt's most fantastic songs. Hommage à Baligh Hamdi is in three parts and requires the 2 singers to remain seated for the first half while holding a white handkerchief, mimicking Oum Kalthoum's stage presence.

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