Posted on 02/05/2022 by Kay Taylor
What do you know about Baligh Hamdi?
- Did you know that Baligh Hamdi:
- Recorded 4 songs as a singer before he became a composer
- That he mastered the oud and the violin as a child
- That he was a law student
- That he discovered Warda while she was teaching voice at the conservatoire
- That they were married
- That he composed songs for all the great artists including Oum kalthoum, Warda, Abed Halim Hafez, Nagat, Shadia, Sabah and Mohamed Rushdie
- That he moved to Paris after a scandal
- Would you like to find out more …. and why his compositions are the food and drink of dancers??
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