Anyone who's at all interested in classical guitar can hardly avoid this name.
Iconic Musician Emad Hamdy has won numerous international awards, titles and honors during his musical career. Hamdy was dubbed the “No. 1 musician in Egypt and the Middle East” from Yamaha Corporation in Japan and was chosen as the region’s representative ( YAMAHA ARTIST ) .
Prominent guitarist Emad Hamdy graduated from the Royal British Academy of Music while his musical repertoire came from the Egyptian Opera House to the world.
Hamdy has earned an impressive reputation internationally as a classical guitarist. The music press has included him in the Pantheon of the world's best guitarist. Anyone who has attended one of his uncountable concerts will easily agree with this appraisal.
The world-class musician achieved something a few people accomplish in our day; The perfect harmony of expertise, musicality and perception. This prominent guitarist is often heard performing Chamber works, Recitals and Orchestral works.
Hamdy is the first guitarist in Egypt who ever played guitar concerto with Cairo Symphony Orchestra starting 1988 till the time being. The world-famous musician created and mastered countless unique classical chamber ensembles for the first time in Egypt, including guitar duos with violin, flute, cello, soprano, percussion, oud and piano.
Hamdy is the founder of the only and most important guitar schools in Egypt to teach & master guitar and fundamental music in academic way at Cairo Opera House & The American University in Cairo.
Furthermore, Hamdy offers startling repertoires of original arrangements of several classical works as well as Spanish dances, Argentine tangos and Latin-American folk songs.
New York Radio in the USA granted iconic Egyptian Musician Emad Hamdy the Oscar Best Music Award 2019.