Contemporary classical music composer and member of Egypt's third generation of classical composers. He was a multidisciplinary artist with a unique approach to his musical work.
He studied at both Helwan University and Cairo Conservatoire. He studied under several notable professors at Cairo, including composition with
He premiered his movement, Nine Miniatures for String Quartet, on December 2, 1999, in Rome.
His mother was a club singer in the 1950s.
He and Demis Roussos were both born in Egypt.