World Music Day
Music is a cultural, aesthetic and educational necessity that brings people closer to each other.
The celebrations include a concert for Baghdadi Big Band led by the maestro and trumpeter Magdy Baghdadi on the Fountain Theater.
Ancient Egyptians cared a lot about music, which played an important role in civil and religious life, in feasts, celebrations, banqueting grounds and temples.
A global day has been set to celebrate music since 1982. It was launched from France at the invitation of its Minister of Culture at the time Jack Lang and Maurice Fleuret.
Music Day is an annual event which has been held in France since 1982, in addition to being held in 120 other countries around the world.