Opera House to host musician Emad el-Sharouny
Photo courtesy of Cairo Opera House Facebook Page

CAIRO: After 20 years outside Egypt, famous musician Emad el-Sharouny will present a concert Wednesday, April 23 in the main hall of the Cairo Opera House.

“He offers a new artistic vision of old Arabic and western classical compositions by re-arranging them in a contemporary way,” according to a Facebook event for the performance.

The concert will include an orchestra of 60 players of eastern and western musical instruments, according to the event posting. El-Sharouny will perform his new arrangements, including works by the Beatles, Ricky Martin, Beethoven, Strauss, Brahms and a selection of Latin and Spanish music.

Sharouny was a well-known computer and distributor during the 1990s. He emigrated from Egypt to Australia, where he spent 20 years as a successful musician, according to the page.

Cairo Opera House

Wednesday April 23, 8pm

Phone number 02-27390144 – 02- 27390132- 02- 27360361 – 02- 2737060

Ticket price 75, 100, 150 LE

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