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World music. Musicians in Cairo [electronic resource] / Onos Productions ; Chronis Pechlivanidis, director.

Publication:
[Place of publication not identified] : Onos Productions, [2006]
Format/Description:
Video
1 online resource (1 video file (46 min.)) : sound, color
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Other Title:
Musicians in Cairo
Subjects:
Musicians -- Egypt -- Cairo.
Music -- Egypt -- Cairo.
World music.
Music.
Musicians.
Egypt -- Cairo.
Form/Genre:
Internet videos.
Internet videos.
Language:
Chiefly in Modern Greek; with portions in English and Egyptian; English subtitles.
System Details:
digital
video file
Summary:
Travelling to the Mecca of Arabic music. Amid a decadent cosmopolitan air, pop stars who reach stardom overnight, jazz and contemporary music which walk on Islam's tightrope, Leonidas Antonopoulos meets with artists who struggle to express themselves under the bizarre conditions of contemporary confusion. He reports on what is left of the great Arab voices of the past, like Oum Kalsoum and Hafez, he attends religious celebrations and discovers young musicians who are creating their own musical scene.
Participant:
Performed by Oum Kalsoum & Abdel Halim Hafez ; Leonidas Antonopoulos, interviewer.
Notes:
Vendor-supplied metadata.
Contributor:
Pechlivanidis, Chronis, film director.
Antonopoulos, Leondias, interviewer.
Kalsoum, Oum, performer.
Ḥāfiẓ, ʻAbd al-Ḥalīm, performer.
Onos Productions, production company.
OCLC:
956369430
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.