The Cairo Contemporary Music Days are an annual event organized by the European – Egyptian Cairo Music Society (EECMS) supported by the Japan Foundation Cairo Office, Egyptian and Lithuanian Institutions and held in cooperation with Goethe Institute.

The program of the Cairo Contemporary Music Days 2017 will include two world premieres at the center of the program: Justina Repekaitė (Lithuania) and Hikari Kiyama (Japan) were both amongst the participants of the “Heritage and Modernity” Forum last year.


Meet the Artist: Hikari Kiyama

Sun. April 30, 11 am

The Conservatoire, Academy of Arts


Concert: Carte Blanche II / Widening Scope

Sun. April 30, 8 pm

Ewart Memorial Hall – AUC Downtown Campus – Tahrir


Hassan Taha: The Dice Player for voice, viola, piano and bass clarinet
Hikari Kiyama: world premiere – Doppelkonzert for solo ney, solo clarinet and string quartet
Bushra El-Turk: Marionette for flute and piano
Øyvind Torvund: Neon Forest  for Ensemble
Zad Moultaka: Cinq Haïkus pour alto et voix


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