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Aṭrash, Farīd

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  • Variants

    • Al Atrash, Farid
    • Al Atrache, Farid
    • Atrache, Farid Al
    • El Atrache, Farid
    • Atrache, Farid El
    • Elatrache, Farid
    • El Atrashe, Fareed
    • أطرش، فريد
    • فريد الاطرش
  • Additional Information

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    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Arab Music Institute (Cairo, Egypt)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Suwayda (Syria)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Beirut (Lebanon)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Egypt
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Syria
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  • Sources

    • found: His Ḥayātuh wa-aghānīh mudawwanah bi-al-nūtah al-mūsīqīyah, 198-?- :t.p. (Farīd al-Aṭrash)
    • found: Ramzy, H. Samya : the best of Farid Al Atrash, p1993.
    • found: Bulbul afandī, c1982:container (Farid El Atrache)
    • found: New Grove dict. of mus. WWW site, Sept. 10, 2004:Atrash, Farid al- (b. al-Qrayya, Syria, 18 Oct 1915; d. Beirut, 26 Dec 1974; Syrian singer, composer, ūd player, film actor and producer)
    • found: Farīd al-Aṭrash-- 25 sannah, p2000:disc label (Farid El Atrache [in rom.]) container (Farid Elatrache [in rom.])
    • found: Atrash, F. Sing with me [SR] 196-:label (Fareed El Atrash, vocals)
    • found: Visini, M. Secretly famous, p2009:container (Farid Al Atrache)
    • found: Dictionary of African Biography, accessed December 2, 2014, via Oxford African American Studies Center database:(Atrash, Farid al-; popular singer, composer, arranger; born in 1915 in Suwayda, Syria; enrolled in the Arab Music Institute, Cairo, Egypt; studied oud with the master musician Riad al-Sunbati; performed in Cairo's theater district and in the cabaret owned by Badi'a al-Masabni, the greatest belly dancer of the early twentieth century and a leading impresario of the era; gained notoriety primarily for his oud playing and his compositions; made thirty-one films (1941-1974); mastered the Egyptian dialect, and was embraced also as an Egyptian popular icon; died 26 December 1974 in Beirut, Lebanon)
  • LC Classification

    • ML410.A817
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1991-02-05: new
    • 2015-04-01: revised
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