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

Les Musiciens Du Nil* Egypte (Album) Ocora France 1977 Sell This Version
Les Musiciens du Nil* Égypte Vol 2 (Album) Ocora France 1979 Sell This Version
The Musicians Of The Nile Luxor To Isna (Album) Real World Records, Virgin 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
The Musicians Of The Nile Charcoal Gypsies (Album) Real World Records, Real World Records 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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