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Sheikh Mahmoud El Tohamy

World Premiere

Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi

Known as the ‘Sheikh of Egyptian chanters’, renowned Inshad master, Sheikh Mahmoud El-Tohamy is known for his ability to mix chanting in classical Arabic with multiple musical cultures, while preserving its originality and distinctive traditional character. He returns to the festival with the soulful presentation of The Carpenter’s Daughters, which comprises several famous poems in praise of the Prophet Muhammad, Peace Be Upon Him, from Egypt, Sudan, Tunisia, and the Maghreb.

14 March 2024

9:30PM - 11:10PM

100 AED

As part of Abu Dhabi Festival 2024, Louvre Abu Dhabi and Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation present to you the World Premiere of Carpenter’s Daughters by Sheikh Mahmoud El-Tohamy.

Event schedule:
Part I: The Carpenter’s Daughters | 40 minutes
Interval: 20 minutes
Part II: Aneen Al Asheq | 40 minutes