In 1999, he founded Egypt’s prestigious House of Arabian Oud. Enlarging the international scope of his function, Shamma has considerable expertise dialoguing with modern international artistes in East-West exchanges, such as with globe-renowned guitarist, Enrico de Lemgour in a seminal 1997 soloist speak forum.
In 1999, Shamma performed with Pakistani sitarist, Ashraf Khan. In Spain in 2011, he shared the stage with sitarist Sharaf Khan and tabla player, Shahbaz Hussein.
For Shamma’s concert at the Royal Opera House Muscat, Lebanese conductor, Andre el Hajj will conduct the Royal Oman Symphony Orchestra.
Shamma has composed numerous operates for theatre, tv and radio, getting higher honours and winning numerous awards. In addition, he has released several effective CDs, with Journey of the Soul as the newest.
He will carry out with the Royal Oman Symphony Orchestra on Friday, September 14 at 7pm.
For booking, go to www.rohmuscat.org.om
Information Source: Muscat Daily