Cairo Contemporary Music Days Turns the Spotlight on Experimental Artforms

 Cairo Contemporary Music Days 2018 by Mariam Ismail on AUC’s Caravan. April 27, 2018 The Caravan By: Mariam Ismail The Annual Cairo Contemporary Music Days, held from April 14 to 29, features various sessions and concerts in cultural institutions all over Cairo to promote and raise awareness about contemporary music. Continue reading Cairo Contemporary Music Days Turns the Spotlight on Experimental Artforms

Contemporary music events have become a meeting point

Back in 2011 and 2012, we remember very well the empty venues while ensembles performed world class compositions. Nowadays  Contemporary music and our events have become a meeting point for intellectuals, artists and people interested in culture. In addition to that, it’s worth noting  the increased interest from government and Continue reading Contemporary music events have become a meeting point

“meine Stimme, deine Stimme, unsere Stimme” in Al Hanager arts Centre was a great Success!

The world premiere of “meine Stimme, deine Stimme, unsere Stimme”  in Al Hanager arts Centre was a great Success! The EECMS provided space and time for each creation to develop and the results were extraordinary in this fully backed venue. Al Hanager theater was founded to foster experimental arts in Continue reading “meine Stimme, deine Stimme, unsere Stimme” in Al Hanager arts Centre was a great Success!

Looking back at perhaps the most successful Cairo Contemporary Music Days edition ever

Looking back at perhaps the most successful Cairo Contemporary Music Days edition ever, the festival– which was held in Cairo between 14th – 29th April 2018– demonstrated how our work has grown over the last few years, as it is evident from the sold-out venues (considering we do not sell Continue reading Looking back at perhaps the most successful Cairo Contemporary Music Days edition ever

Ensemble Mosaik with intensive academic activities in Cairo

The EECMS adopted a very ambitious academic program since the beginning of its activities in 2011. Looking back after seven years, a number of world leading artists participated such as members of Slagwerk den haag, Neue vocalsolisten stuttgart, Tokyo Sinfonietta and many others. This year’s programme is very unique as Continue reading Ensemble Mosaik with intensive academic activities in Cairo

Is´t global!!

Manasterly Palace 23April  8pm Ensemble Mosaik Program * Oliver Schneller Twilight Dialogues (2003) for flute, clarinet, viola and piano * Ahmed Essyad Voix Interdites: AItto for bass clarinet *Amr Okba Integration (2010) for flute, violin, viola and piano * Ehsan Khatibi Stitching II (2017) for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and Continue reading Is´t global!!

Luis Tabuenca – Cairo Contemporary Music Days 2018

Luis Tabuenca at the Cairo contemporary music days 2018 Luis Tabuenca Improvisation concert announcement An open call for all percussionists in Egypt to take part in an improvisation workshop with Luis Tabuenca at Room art space on April 14th, at 8:00 pm. The event will start by Luis performing some Continue reading Luis Tabuenca – Cairo Contemporary Music Days 2018

meine Stimme, deine Stimme, unsere Stimme project

hosted with the support of Goethe-Institut Kairo صوتي، صوتك، صوتنا يهدف المشروع لعكس التفاعل المركب لعدد من الموسيقيين و المؤلفين المميزين فى عدة إتجاهات فنية مع التراث الغنائى المصرى تحديدا وعكسه فى رؤى وأساليب مختلفة منبعثة من لغة كل فنان مشارك على حده. نحن سعداء للفوز بعدد من الفنانین غیر Continue reading meine Stimme, deine Stimme, unsere Stimme project

my Voice, your Voice, our Voice

من أولى الجلسات التحضيرية لمشروع “صوتى صوتك صوتنا” الذى سيعرض خلال مهرجان القاهرة للموسيقى المعاصرة فى الفترة من 24 حتى 28 أبريل المقبل باشتراك كوكبة من مؤلفي الموسيقي منهم بريجيتا منتندورف وهامس زيدل وجاكلين جورج وعلا سعد. From the first session of our project “my voice, your voice, our voice” Continue reading my Voice, your Voice, our Voice