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Fatma Said sings Ravel's Shéhérazade and love songs from Egypt

Fatma Said sings Ravel's Shéhérazade and two Egyptian love songs by Gamal Abdel-Rehim and Najib Hankash at Wigmore Hall, London.

New Generation Artists: Fatma Said sings Ravel's Shéhérazade.
The Egyptian soprano sings Ravel's sensuous and erotically charged settings of poems inspired by the medieval Arabic Tales of The One Thousand and One Nights along with two haunting love songs from her native Egypt. These performances were recorded at Fatma Said's electrifying evening recital at Wigmore Hall at the end of last year.

Gamal Abdel-Rehim Daughter of the Sultan
Ravel Shéhérazade
Najib Hankash Aatini al nay wa ghanni (Give me the flue and sing for me)
Fatma Said (soprano), James Vaughan (piano)

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Beau Soir

    Music Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. Performer: Anastasia Kobekina. Performer: Jean-Selim Abdelmoula.
  • Francis Poulenc

    2 Poemes de Louis Aragon No 1 'C'

    Ensemble: Van Kuijk Quartet.

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