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Fatma Said, soprano and Rafael Aguirre, guitar

Tucson Guitar Society

Thursday, April 6, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Egyptian soprano Fatma Said is thrilling audiences in the world’s great concert halls and opera houses with her expressive warmth and rich tone. She will make her Carnegie Hall and Arizona debuts in April 2023 alongside celebrated Spanish guitarist Rafael Aguirre with a program that features Spanish and Middle Eastern songs:
Falla: Seven Spanish Popular Songs
Rodrigo: “Adela” from Tres canciones españolas
Lorenzo Palomo: Madrigal and Five Sephardic Songs
Hosni: Yamama beida
Sherif Mohie El-Din: “Could the River Flow Forever?” from Three Poems by Amal Donqul
Obradors: “Del cabello más sutil” from Canciones clásicas españolas
Tárrega: Gran Jota
Villa-Lobos: Melodia sentimental
García Lorca: Selections from Canciones españolas antiguas
Falla: Tus ojillos negros (Canción andaluza)
Serrano: “La Canción Del Olvidó” from Canción de Marinela
Ziad Rahbani: Aatini al nay wa ghanni
Abdel-Rahim: Daughter of the Sultan

The program is subject to change.


Thursday, April 6, 2023
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Fred Fox School of Music, Holsclaw Hall
1017 N Olive Rd
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
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