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artist: Artists George Kirillos

  • hip-deep October 25, 2011

    Egypt 1: Cairo Soundscape

    Hip Deep’s Egypt program series kicks off with a sonic tour of Cairo–the chatter of car horns on jam-packed streets, the persistent call to prayer broadcast from mosques city wide, koranic recitation, radio sounds, nightclubs, Ramadan concerts, Coptic hymns sung … Read more »

  • interview July 10, 2011

    George Kyrillos: Egypt’s Coptic Hymns

    George Kyrillos leads David Ensemble, a group specializing in performing hymns from the liturgy of the Coptic Christian Church in Egypt, and in composing music for the Psamls of David.  He is a scholar, an accomplished musician, and a fine … Read more »

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