More than 300 guests came to the Cairo Opera for the Christmas concert, to which the DAAD Cairo had invited: Five musicians, DAAD alumni, offered an exciting program.

The five musicians have studied or promoted at German music colleges and are now successful musicians in Egypt: DAAD alumni Dr. Wesam Amien, Dr. Mohamed Hamdy, Dr. Ashraf Sharafa, Dr. Manal Mohie Edin and Dr. Ghada Shaker offered with oboe, harp , The piano, the cello and the clarinet performed impressive pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach, Charles Camille Saint-Saëns, Sherif Mohie Edien, François Joseph Naderman, Khaled Shukri and Ludwig van Beethoven. An interaction from the audience came in a later stage when the song “O Tannenbaum” was played, all audience were trying to sing along. By this event, the DAAD Cairo Office farewells this year, 2016.