Hamza El Din

Hamza El Din

Real Name:
حمزة علاء الدين (Ḥamza ʾAlā' al-Dīn)
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Hamza El Din (July 10, 1929 – May 22, 2006) was a Nubian Egyptian composer, vocalist, and a master of the oud, the Arabic precursor of the lute, and the tar, the single-skinned drum that originated in Nubia, the ancient upper Nile land. El Din held a number of teaching positions on ethnomusicology in the United States during the 1980s and 1990s.
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Hamza El Din Discography

Albums

VRS-9164 Hamza El Din Music Of Nubia (Album) Vanguard VRS-9164 US 1964 Sell This Version
VRS-9194 Hamza El Din Al Oud (Album) Vanguard VRS-9194 US 1965 Sell This Version
H-72041 Hamza El Din Escalay / The Water Wheel (Album) Nonesuch, Explorer Series H-72041 Canada 1971 Sell This Version
PACR7-119 Hamza El Din Eclipse (Album) Pacific Arts PACR7-119 US 1978 Sell This Version
SGS-32 Hamza El Din A Song Of The Nile (Album) Victor SGS-32 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
WLA-AS-11 Hamza El Din Lily Of The Nile (Album) Water Lily Acoustics WLA-AS-11 US 1990 Sell This Version
ALU-5011 Hamza El Din Muwashshah (Album) Alula ALU-5011 US 1995 Sell This Version
MO 28 A David Philipson, Mark Nauseef With Hamza El-Din* David Philipson, Mark Nauseef With Hamza El-Din* - Venus Square Mars - Music For The Deep Night(CD, Album, Dig) MA Recordings MO 28 A US 1995 Sell This Version
STA M110D Hamza El Din A Wish(CD, Album) Sounds True STA M110D US 1999 Sell This Version

Compilations

RCD3-1009 Hamza El Din, Golden Gate Gypsy Orchestra*, Ustad Sultan Khan, Music Of Upper And Lower Egypt Hamza El Din, Golden Gate Gypsy Orchestra*, Ustad Sultan Khan, Music Of Upper And Lower Egypt - 3 Inches Of The World(CD, Mini, Comp, CD3) Rykodisc RCD3-1009 US 1988 Sell This Version