Um Kulthoom's PHENOMENAL Hologram Performance In Al Ula Was Unlike Anything Else
The Winter at Tantora Festival is almost coming to its close but not without its final few performances being totally star-worthy.
Most recently, the legendary late Egyptian singer Umm Kulthum, still managed to stun an audience at the Maraya hall in Al-Ula through a hologram concert.
It's been 44 years since her passing but everyone who watched, could feel her incredible energy.
Umm Kulthum's hoogram performance was also accompanied by a live orchestra
Umm Kulthum graced the Maraya hall's stage in her hologram form, the recordings used of her to make this possible were from her debut days in the 1920s.
"Her voice is amazing"
The icon's voice resonated with a lot of the youth, who had heard about the hologram performance via Twitter, introducing her sweet symphonies to a new generation of music enthusiasts.
صوتها جممميل♥— ƨнεıκнα💫 (@sheikha_j) January 25, 2019
Um Kulthum's last performance was more than 40 years ago
One of the main members from Umm Kulthum's orchestra, Farouk Salama, was there too
One of the main members of Um Kulthum's musical entourage was the great Farouk Salama, whose known for being part of her iconic songs.
الفنان الكبير فاروق سلامة، أحد الأعضاء الأساسيين في فرقة أم كلثوم، وأول من أضاف ربع النغمة (الربع تون) على آلة الأوركورديون، يقدم وصلة عزف لأشهر أغاني أم كلثوم بصحبة الإيقاع. #ام_كلثوم_في_العلا #شتاء_طنطورة pic.twitter.com/rYanB5HdRr— Winter At Tantora شتاء طنطورة (@WinterAtTantora) January 25, 2019