Posts Tagged ‘Oufuqy Music Festival’

Oufuky music festival

In conversation with Ayman Asfour: Oufuqy and the Alexandrian music scene

Having just finished its fourth edition, the Oufuqy music festival — or forum — is starting to become the “most favorited” festival in Alexandria by musicians and audiences alike. — Published on Mada Masr. I’ve been following Oufuqy since its inception in 2012. It started out as a five-day event showcasing 10 bands and five music films […]

Oufuqy Music Festival Youssra El Hawary Alexandria

Alexandria’s Oufuqy music fest inspires alternative to social norms

The second edition of Oufuqy stretches across an entire week bringing a selection of concerts, films and workshops to several independent venues in the city — Published in Ahram Online —————- In its second edition, Oufuqy Music Festival in Alexandria spreads across the city’s downtown geography further. This independent cultural movement is, in fact, taking […]

Ramy Sebei in Behna

Photo Gallery: Syrian musician brings historic art space to life

Ramy Sebei, a Syrian musician who uses his acoustic guitar to tell stories of the Syrian revolution and his personal experiences, performed in Wekalet Behna, Gudran Association for Arts and Development’s space as part of the Oufuqy Music Festival in Alexandria. Wekalet Behna was once the office for Behna Films, a distribution company which worked throughout the 30s, […]