Tunisian singer, Leila Hejaiej performs classic Tunisian Malouf, an evocative genre derived from Andalusian classical music dating from the 15th century.
Leila will also interpret songs from legendary Arab singers such as the early 20th century Syrian-Egyptian singer, Asmahan, and the ever-renowned Egyptian icon of music, Mohamed Abdel Wahab and the ever-renowned Lebanese icon of music, Fairuz.
It’s a excellent mixture as Leila Hejaiej is joined on stage by the well-liked Tunisian singer, Mohamed Jebali who is celebrated for his excellent interpretation of the songs of 1 of the greatest Arab singers ever – Abdel Halim Hafez.
Although he died in 1977, Abdel Halim Hafez’ recordings are nevertheless tremendously well-liked, with sales reaching 80mn to date. Leila Hejaiej and Mohamed Jebali will carry out Timeless Arab Songs on 1 evening only – Friday, February 15 at 7pm. “You are well-advised to book early as this is an evening that is sure to sell out quickly,” the ROHM mentioned in a statement.
For additional info and booking seek advice from the ROHM site: www.rohmuscat.org.om
Information Source: Muscat Daily