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

Hamza El Din Music Of Nubia (Album) Vanguard US 1964 Sell This Version
Hamza El Din Al Oud (Album) Vanguard US 1965 Sell This Version
Hamza El Din Escalay / The Water Wheel (Album) Nonesuch, Explorer Series Canada 1971 Sell This Version
Hamza El Din Eclipse (Album) Pacific Arts US 1978 Sell This Version
Hamza El Din A Song Of The Nile (Album) Victor Japan 1982 Sell This Version
MRC-786-1905 Hamza El Din Live At The Ansaaru Allah Community In America(LP) Mahdi Records MRC-786-1905 US 1988 Sell This Version
Hamza El Din Lily Of The Nile (Album) Water Lily Acoustics US 1990 Sell This Version
Hamza El Din Muwashshah (Album) Alula 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