A double album featuring features great Arabic classics from movies and radio. . including the Raks Pharaonic suite from Suhaila’s well-known “Dances for the Sultan” performance. Music specifically arranged and produced by the talented Ahmad Doughan and Ziad Islambouli for Suhaila Salimpour.
Violin Taqsim – Souk Abid
Violin Taqsim – La Mosh Ana Ellabki
Chic Chac Choc
Violin Taqsim – Kan Yama Kan
Fi Yom, Fi Shahr, Fi Sana
Nebtidi Mnein El Hikaya
Music Arrangement: Ziad Islambouli. Recording & Mastering: Ziad Islambouli & Sam Dagher at Middle East Track Studio, Beirut, Lebanon. Additional Mastering: Ken Lee Mastering, Oakland, CA. Producer: Ziad Islambouli. Executive Producer: Suhaila Salimpour. MUSICIANS–Ziad Islambouli: Tabla, Riq, Katem, Bongos, Dahola, Bandir, Mazhar, Zagat, Vocals. Moheddine Ghali: Kanoon. Fayez Derayan: Keyboard, Accordion. Adnan Doughan: Lead Violin. Maher Saeed: Nay, Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet, Oboe, Trombone. Samir Ahmad: Oud. Tony Atah: Violin. Bushra Dareen: Violin. Mohamad Deryan: Drums. Tony Abu Elias: Cello, Violin. Ahmad Khalil: Guitar. Bilal Masri: Bass Guitar.
Photos: Rachel Duff Photography. Album Design: Janet Daghri, Arc Graphic Design.