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Season Opening Gala
Saturday 3/9/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
E. v. Reznicek
Donna Diana Overture
J. Brahms
Hungarian Dances Nos. 1, 3 & 10
W. A. Mozart
Two Arias of "Königen der Nacht“ from "Die Zauberflöte“
L. v. Beethoven
Choral Fantasia op. 80
Z. Kodaly
Tänze aus Galanta
P. I. Tchaikovsky
Capriccio Italien Op. 45
Soloist:
Larisa Stefan, soprano
Ahmed Esmat, piano

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In Collaboration with Egyptian Philharmonic Society




A Classical Approach I
Saturday 10/9/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
W. A. Mozart
Symphony No. 25 in G minor K. 183
F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor Op. 25
F. Schubert
Symphony No. 4 in C minor D. 417, “Tragic”
Soloist:
Mahmoud El Batran , piano
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In Collaboration with the Rahn Education




American Flair
Saturday 17/9/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Samuel Barber
“School for Scandal” Overture
Wolfgang Erich Korngold
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35
D. Shostakovich
Symphony No. 9 in E-flat major, Op. 70
Soloist:
Janet Sung, violin
Conductor:
Linus Lerner
In Collaboration with Egyptian Philharmonic Society




A Classical Approach II
Saturday 24/9/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
L. v. Beethoven
The Creatures of Prometheus Overture Op. 43
Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major op. 15
W. A. Mozart
“Dove sono i bei momenti” and
“Porgi Amor” from “Le Nozze di Figaro”
Symphony No. 35 in D major K. 385 “Haffner”
Soloist:
Iman Moustafa, soprano
Seif Eldin Sherif, piano
Conductor:
Mohamed Sharara




“Pastorale”
70th Anniversary of the German/Egyptian Diplomatic Relations
Saturday 1/10/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy
A Midsummer Night's Dream Op. 21, Overture
R. Strauss
Vier Letzte Lieder
L. v. Beethoven
Symphony No. 6 in F major Op. 68 “Pastorale”
Soloist:
Bettina Jensens, soprano
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In Collaboration with German Embassy




Great Symphonies I
Saturday 8/10/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
W. A. Mozart
Symphony No. 38 in D major K. 504 “Prague”
A. Bruckner
Symphony No. 3 in D minor
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi




A Classical Approach III
Saturday 15/10/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
L. v. Beethoven
Egmont Overture Op. 84
Ludwig August Lebrun
Oboe Concerto no.1 in d minor
F. J. Haydn
Symphony in E minor Hob. I/44 “Trauer”
Soloist:
Wessam Ahmed, oboe
Conductor:
Magdy Boghdady




Great Symphonies II
Saturday 5/11/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
G. Fauré
Requiem in D Minor, Op. 48
A. Dvorak
Symphony No. 8 in G minor op. 88
Soloist:
Iman Moustafa, soprano
Khaled Samir, baritone

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi




Great Symphonies III
Saturday 26/11/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Hebrides Overture (Fingal’s Cave), op. 26
Ricardo Molla Alberto
“Awakening” Concerto for Two Trombones and Orchestra “World Premiere” in memory of Elvira Nached Sawiris
J. Brahms
Symphony No. 4 in E minor Op. 98
Soloist:
Ian Bousfield, trombone
Jeremy Wilson, trombone
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In Collaboration with Dr. Josef Awad




Great Symphonies IV
Saturday 3/12/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Franz Doppler
Concerto for 2 Flutes and Orchestra
G. Mahler
Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor
Soloist:
Inès Abdel Daim, flute
Sami Junnonen, flute
Conductor:
Hisham Gabr




Masterpieces of Twentieth Century I
Saturday 10/12/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Stansilav Moniuszko
“Halka” Overture
Frédéric Chopin
Piano Concerto No.1 in E minor op. 11
Witold Lutoslawski
Concerto for Orchestra
Soloist:
Mariola Chieniawa-Puchala, piano
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In Collaboration with Polish Embassy




Christmas Carols
Soloists of the Cairo Opera Company: Artistic director: Dr. Iman Moustafa
Wednesday 14/12/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Mohamed Saad Bacha




Christmas Carols
Soloists of the Cairo Opera Company: Artistic director: Dr. Iman Moustafa
Thursday 15/12/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Mohamed Saad Bacha




Romantic Concerti
Saturday 17/12/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
G. Rossini
« La gazza ladra » Overture
A. Dvořák
Violoncello Concerto in B minor Op. 104
R. Strauss
“Don Quixote” for Cello and Orchestra Op. 35
Soloist:
Rana Abdel Wahab, violin
Hassan Moataz, violoncello
Conductor:
Nader Abbassi




Christmas Celebration
Saturday 24/12/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Engelbert Humperdinck
Hänsel und Gretel
Overture & Abendsegen“ Duet
F. Schubert
Ave Maria
John Francis Wade
Adeste fideles
Adolphe Adam
Minuit Chrétiens
N. Rimsky-Korsakov
“Polonaise” from Christmas Eve Opera
L. v. Beethoven
Benedictus from Missa Solemnis
J. S. Bach
Christmas Oratorio: Overture
W. A. Mozart
Mass in C minor K. 427 (Selections)
G. Caccini
Ave Maria
F. Handel
The Trumpet Shall Sound & “Halleluja” from “Messiah”
Soloist:
Iman Moustafa, soprano
Dalia Farouk, soprano
Jolie Faizy, mezzo- soprano
Amr Medhat, tenor
Reda El Wakil, baritone

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi




New Year’s Concerts 2023
Saturday 31/12/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Music by Strauss Dynasty, Offenbach, F. Lehar, E. Kalman etc.
Soloist:
Tehmine Schaeffer, soprano

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Giovanni Pompeo
In collaboration with Italian Cultural Institute




Great Symphonies V
Saturday 14/1/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
S. Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 1 in F sharp minor Op. 1
L. v. Beethoven
Symphony No. 3 in E flat major Op. 55 “Eroica”
Soloist:
Giuseppe Andaloro, piano
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In collaboration with Italian Cultural Institute




Hommage à Dante Alighieri
Saturday 21/1/2022 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
G. Rossini
“Le Siège de Corinthe” Overture
D. Shostakovich
Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 77
F. Liszt
Dante Symphonie
Soloist:
Salma Serour, violin

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Nader Abbassi




Great Symphonies VI
Saturday 28/1/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
J. Brahms
Haydn Variations Op, 56a
W.A. Mozart
Concerto for Flute, Harp & Orchestra in C major K. 299
S. Rachmaninov
Symphony No. 1 in D minor Op. 13
Soloist:
Mina Ghobrial, flute
Anais Gaudmard, harp
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In Collaboration with Egyptian Philharmonic Society




Masterpieces of Twentieth Century II
Saturday 4/2/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Claude Debussy
Trois Nocturnes
S. Rachmaninov
Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini Op. 43
Saint-Saens
Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, Organ
Soloist:
Laura Mikkola, piano
Mauri Fukumoto, organ

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In Collaboration with Japan Cultural Foundation




Brazilian Flair
Saturday 11/2/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Marlos Nobre
Kabbalah for Orchestra
H. Villa-Lobos
Fantasia for Violoncello and Orchestra
Memoprococe for Piano and Orchestra
Antonio Gomez
Salvator Rosa: Aria “ Di sposo, di padre”
Camargo Mozart Guarnieri
Dansa Brasileira
José Gomes de Abreu
Tico Tico
Soloist:
Victoria Kapralova, violoncello
Reda El Wakil, bass
TBA, piano
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In Collaboration with Brazilian Embassy




Arabic Perspectives Festival I
Ahmed El Saedi 75th Anniversary
Saturday 18/2/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Ahmed El Saedi
Prologue for Full Orchestra
Taquassiem
3 Epitaphes
Kästner Lieder
Miniatures for Orchestra
3 Musical Songs
Romance for Violin and Orchestra
Festive Overture
Passacaglia
Soloist:
Fabian Hügli, clarinet
Jolie Faizy, alto
Amina Khairat, vocals
TBA, violin
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In Collaboration with Egyptian Philharmonic Society




Arabic Perspectives Festival II
Saturday 25/2/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Attiya Sharara
Violin Concerto No. I
Rest of Program to be announced
Soloist:
Hassan Sharara, violin
Conductor:
Mohamed Sharara




A Pre Tour Concert
Saturday 4/3/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Ahmed El Saedi
Taquassiem for Clarinet and Strings
Nino Rota
Concerto No. 2 for Cello & Orchestra (1973)
F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Symphony No. 4 in A major “Italian”
Soloist:
Fabian Hügli, clarinet
Victoria Kapralova, violoncello
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi




Spring Concert
Saturday 11/3/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Program to be announced
Soloist:
Inès Abdel Dayem, flute
Conductor:
TBA




Rachmaninov’s 150 Anniversary
Saturday 18/3/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
S. Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor op. 18
The Bells, Symphony for Choir, Soloists & Orchestra Op. 35
Soloist:
Mohamed Shams, piano
Dalia Farouk, soprano
Hany El Shafie, tenor
Reda El Wakil, baritone

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi




Masterclass for Conductors
Concert I
Saturday 25/3/2023 09:30 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Igor Stravinsky
Pulcinella Suite
R. Schumann
Piano Concerto in A minor Op. 54
W. A. Mozart
Symphony No. 41 in C major K. 551 "Jupiter"
Soloist:
Yara Salem, piano
Conductor:
Masterclass Candidates




Masterclass for Conductors
Concert II
Saturday 1/4/2023 09:30 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Maurice Ravel
Rhapsodie Espagnole
W. A. Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K. 491
G. Mahler
Symphony No. 4 in G major
Soloist:
Lamis Shams, piano
Mona Rafla, soprano
Conductor:
Masterclass Candidates




Musica Profana
Thursday 29/4/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Nader Abbassi
Between Dusk and Dawn
Igor Stravinsky
Oedipus Rex
Opera Oratorio for Soloists, Men Choir and Orchestra
Soloist:
To be announced

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Nader Abbassi




Great Symphonies VII
Saturday 6/5/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
G. Mahler
Symphony No. 3 in D minor for Female choir, Boys choir and Orchestra
Soloist:
Gala El-Hadidi, mezzo-soprano
Tölzer Boys Choir

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi
In Collaboration with German Embassy




Masterpieces of the Twentieth Century IV
Saturday 13/5/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
D. Shostakovich
Festive Overture Op. 96
Nicolai Myaskovsky
Cello Concerto in C minor Op. 66
Igor Stravinsky
Petrushka, 1911 original version
Soloist:
Victoria Kapralova, violoncello
Conductor:
Ahmed El Saedi




Musica Sacra
Saturday 20/5/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
G. Rossini
Petite Messe Solenelle
Soloist:
Mona Rafla, soprano
Jolie Faizy, mezzo-soprano
Amr Medhat, tenor
Reda El Wakil, bass

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Jacopo di Pescasseroli
In collaboration with Italian Cultural Institute




« Andrea Chénier «
Saturday 27/5/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Umberto Giordano
Andrea Chénier, Opera in 4 Acts

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Isabella Ambrosini
In collaboration with Italian Cultural Institute




Great Symphonies VIII
Saturday 3/6/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
R. Schumann
Konzertstück for 4 Horns & Orchestra in F major Op. 86
E. Bloch
Schelomo for Violoncello and Orchestra
J. Brahms
Symphony No. 3 in F major Op. 90
Soloist:
Myrddin Davies, horn
Marco Biaggio, horn
Boulos Pola, horn
John Hanna, horn
Conductor:
TBA




A Soloistic Approach
Saturday 10/6/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
C. M. von Weber
Concertino in E flat major for Clarinet & Orchestra
P. Hindemith
The Four Temperaments for Piano and String Orchestra
S. Prokofiev
Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor Op. 63
Soloist:
Amr Imam, clarinet
Moushira Issa, piano
Yasser El Serafi, violin
Conductor:
Donia Akram




Concerto for Two Pianos
Saturday 17/6/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
J. Haydn
Symphony in E flat major Hob. I/103
Darius Milhaud
Two Pianos Concerto No. 1 Op. 228
A. Bruckner
Te Deum in C major, WAB 45
Soloist:
Ghada Shaker, piano
Amany Mounir, piano
Dalia Farouk, soprano
Jolie Faizy, alto
Amr Medhat, tenor
Reda El Wakil, bass

A Cappella Choir
Choir Master:
Maya Gvineria
Conductor:
Hisham Gabr




125 Years Anniversary of the National Bank of Egypt
Saturday 24/6/2023 08:00 p.m
Cairo Opera House
Main Hall
Program and Participating Artists to be Announced