Our Great Sudanese Musical AmbassadorOmer Ihsas
Omer Ihsas is a Sudanese singer and composer. Omer Ahmed Mohamed Mustafa, which is his official name, lives with his wife, Fawzia Abdelrazig, and their 4 children, Ryan, Raoaa, Ahmed and Awaab in Khartoum, the capital of Sudan.
Haquiba – the beginningOmer Ihsas, born and raised in Nyala, the capital of Sd-Dafur, began quite early singing Haquiba songs. Haquiba is a kind of folksinging whereby the singer accompanies himself on an instrument Tomtom and/or with percussions as well as being accompanied by other vocalists.
The composer - musical friends
He finds his style and begins to compose songs. During this time he performs with various befriended musicians, such as Ibrahim Sonata, Ahmed Bass, Mohamed Tarneen, Mickael Aldao, Abosarei, Mohamed Suleiman Guitar, Mohamed Yagoub Agali, Alshazali, Fakhri.
Khartoum – Radio Omdurman
1981 he goes to Khartoum to the “Union for Theatre and Music”. The committee from Radio Omdurman finds his voice good. From this time on he can be heard in radio and television. Ihsas begins his studies on the “Higher Music Institute” in Khartoum.
New style of music - Enthusiasm
1991 he presents his compositions for the Sudan in a totally new musical style. Omer Ihsas succeeds in bringing together the strong rhythms of Darfur percussion with the lightness of the music of the modern times and is able to convince his audiences with this new style of music.
Five musical albums go into production: Zoali, Hamra, Alsahairoon, for Dafur we sing, and Imagine.
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Today - Musical AmbassadorOmer Ihsas is considered as the Ambassador for Peace and the new musical style for his homeland. He is a member of the Sudanese General Union for Music Professions - Omdurman / Sudan, the Union for Theatre and Music in Khartoum South / Sudan, President of the Community of Nyala - Khartoum / Sudan and Creative Director for Soulconversation Austria for Sudan.
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Sep8/2012 In Vancouver BC
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