Center Stage Music Program

The Center Stage music program, in partnership with the U.S. Department of State, has selected three contemporary music ensembles from Egypt for month-long tours in the U.S. between July and December 2018.  Dina El Wedidi, Mohamed Abozekry & Karkadé, and Youssra El Hawary will bring their exceptional sounds to America and expand the global audience for these important Egyptian artists.

Press Releases:

September 26, 2018
Dina El Wedidi Brings Electrifying Mix of Contemporary, Classic Egyptian Music to the United States

September 23, 2018
Youssra El Hawary Brings Contemporary Egyptian Music to American Audiences

9 September, 2018
Mohamed Abozekry’s Karkadé to Bring Updated Oud Classics on American Tour