Soliman Gamil

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Birthday
24, 1924
Birthplace
Egypt
Death Date
Jun 13, 1994 (69)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
24, 1924
Birthplace
Egypt
Death Date
Jun 13, 1994 (69)

About

Composer who rose to prominence in the 1970s and 1980s for his work with the qanun player.

Before Fame

He began forming his own unique blend of music while experimenting with traditional Egyptian instruments in the early 1960s.

Trivia

He was hired by the Al-Ahram newspaper to write about music.

Family Life

He married Eliyason Gamil in 1949.

Associated With

His composing career took off around the same time as that of Indian composer Ravi Shankar.