Essential Lebanese Singer Oumaima Khalil Performs in Beirut this Weekend

Renowned Lebanese singer Oumaima Khalil will perform in Beirut
(Lebanon) on the 3rd and 4th of December, 2005. Ms. Oumaima Khalil will be
accompanied by an 11 piece acoustic ensemble and a choral group of 7. She will
be performing works by composer and ud master

Marcel Khalifé
, her husband composer Hani Siblini and composer and bass
player Aboud Al Saadi.Ms. Oumaima Khalil launched her artistic and musical career as a soloist with
Marcel Khalife and Al Mayadine Ensemble at the age of 12. Ever since she has

Marcel Khalifé
in his tours as his premiere female vocalist enchanting
audiences worldwide with her extraordinary voice. She has recorded with Marcel
Khalife in most of his lyrical works from

At The Border
(Al Houdud) in 1979 to

Concerto Al Andalus
in 2002. Ms. Khalil has 3 releases of her own
Let me Sing for You ( Khallini Ghanilak, 1994), Oumaima (2000) &
Oumaima Ya (2004).

Her performances will take place at Pierre Abou Khater Theatre in Beirut at 9:00

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