Middle Eastern Influences playlist for 05/09/2014

DJs: 
Myriam Amri
Artist Title Album Label Link
Marcel Khalife Jawaz-Safaar Wouod El Asefa
Marcel Khalife Omi Wouod El Asefa
Marcel Khalife 3asafer-El-Jalel Wouod El Asefa
Marcel Khalife Nazeln men Na7late Ljor7 Lqadem Ahmad Al Arabi
Marcel Khalife Lam Ta2te 2o3'neyate Ahmad Al Arabi
Marcel Khalife Wa A3edo Adla3e Ahmad Al Arabi
Marcel Khalife Ahmad Awaits Ahmad Al Arabi
Marcel Khalife Resist Ahmad Al Arabi
Marcel Khalife Sa2er Bayn Altfaseel Ahmad Al Arabi
Marcel Khalife Wa 7ayfa Men Hona Bada2at Ahmad Al Arabi
Marcel Khalife Samedoon Ahmad Al Arabi
Marcel Khalife Kan Lmo7'ayam Ahmad Al Arabi
Marcel Khalife Ana A7mad L3arabey Ahmad Al Arabi

Exploring the relationship between the musician and Lebanese singer Marcel Khalifé and the Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish.

  • Wouod El Asefa (Promises of the Storm) features Darwish's most famous poems including Ila Omi (to my mother) describing the exile from the mother, a metaphor for the homeland. 
  • Ahmad Al Arabi (Ahmad the Arab) is a poetic opera written by Mahmoud Darwish and composed/directed by Marcel Khalife accompanied by Oumayma El-Khalil and the chorus of Al-Mayadine.