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Yousif Abbas

Yousif Abbas

Babylon, Iraq

Music Genre:
Arabic & Classical
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Any Country

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Virtuoso Oud player, Composer and Arranger, Joined many Oud international festivals in Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Morocco, and Tunisia, Won numerous awards in playing Oud and was honored in several international forums Awards: * 2010 The First Place “Golden Tanit” award in playing Oud at Carthage Festival - Tunisia * 2009 Munir Bashir Medal in playing Oud - Iraq * 2010 The first place in playing Oud at the competition organized by The Egyptian National Institutes (El Agouza Educational Administration), Cairo, Egypt * 2008 Award for best song at The 11th Arab Youth Festival, Alexandria, Egypt * 2008 The best actor award at The Youth theater competition, Babylon, Iraq Concerts & Festivals: *2010 Egypt International Oud Forum at Cairo Opera House (Main Hall), Cairo, Egypt *2010 played as a soloist and with Arab Oud House Orchestra at Baalbek Festival, Lebanon *2011 Oud Soloist Certificate (Excellent with honor grade) from Arab Oud House Cairo, Egypt *2011,2012 played as a member of East Orchestra conducted by Naseer Shamma at Royal Opera House Muscat, Oman and at Carthage Festival - Tunisia *2012,2013 played as a soloist in “Arab Music Festival” at Cairo Opera House - Egypt *2013 Released an album entitled (Babylon Chord) at the expense of Iraqi Ministry of Culture Appreciation of his efforts in “Baghdad, The Capital of Arab Culture Festival” - Iraq *2013,2014 played as a soloist in The Closing Ceremony of “Baghdad, The Capital of Arab Culture Festival” - Iraq *2014 played as a soloist in “Sufi Music Festival” Al Rabat - Morocco