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 US 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
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