The Musicians Of The Nile

The Musicians Of The Nile

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The Musicians Of The Nile (English) or Les Musiciens Du Nil (French) is the name under which the famous Upper-Egyptian folk musician Metqāl Quenāwī Metqāl and his troupe was marketed in the west.

Metqāl plays southern Egyptian folk music locally known as Ṣaʿīdī (Upper-Egyptian) with the Rababa as its main instrument. For marketing purposes this music was in the West sometimes classified as gypsy music.
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The Musicians Of The Nile Discography

Albums

558 514 Les Musiciens Du Nil* Egypte (Album) Ocora 558 514 France 1977 Sell This Version
558 525 Les Musiciens du Nil* Égypte Vol 2 (Album) Ocora 558 525 France 1979 Sell This Version
CAROL 02307-2 The Musicians Of The Nile Luxor To Isna (Album) Real World Records, Virgin CAROL 02307-2 US 1989 Sell This Version
CD-PIR0936 Salamat Meet Les Musiciens Du Nil* Salamat Meet Les Musiciens Du Nil* - Salam Delta(CD, Album) Piranha CD-PIR0936 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
CAROL 2366-2 The Musicians Of The Nile Charcoal Gypsies (Album) Real World Records, Real World Records CAROL 2366-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
0580105 The Musicians Of The Nile Down By The River(CD, Album) Long Distance 0580105 France 2006 Sell This Version

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