Marcel Khalife and Al Mayadine Ensemble in Jordan
Friends of Jordan Festivals present Marcel Khalifeh in Amman Citadel Festival on September 10th 2013.
Marcel Khalife is a Lebanese composer, singer and oud player.
From 1970 to 1975, he taught at the conservatory in Beirut. In 1976, he created Al Mayadeen Ensemble and became famous all over the world for songs like Ummi (My Mother), Rita w’al-Bunduqiya (Rita and the Rifle) and Jawaz al-Safar (Passport), based on Mahmoud Darwish’s poetry.
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