Yemeni religious singers in Cairo [Archives:2003/687/Local News]

November 20 2003

The Yemeni religious singing group 'Muwashahat' left recently to Cairo where it will represent Yemen in an international opera festival to be held during the last week of Ramadan in the Egyptian capital.
The participation is part of Yemen-Egypt cultural cooperation and aims at promoting cultural values of the Arab world. The Yemeni group represents several different types of religious singing and chanting of different governorates. The group will be wearing Yemeni traditional costumes during the festival.