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Music Appreciation Salon 13Oct.
Panic Attacks: musical pulses soon in market
Ears Wide Open (Cairo-Copenhagen-Cairo)
Music Appreciation Program
Listen to "Gates of Cairo"
DAAD Fellowship
ISIS: CD of new music to strings
Composing for EECMS
lecture about Rubaiat El Khayam to Moribund
"est-ovest festival", Torino, 2012
Three played by ENSEMBLE LINEA, May 19&20
Read Excitation & Resonance
dissertation published with LAMBERT
Egyptian Miniatures now published

Nahla Mattar is composer, educator, researcher and associate professor at Helwan University HU, Cairo, Egypt. She was the director of Umm Kuthum museum (2011-2014). Mattar got her doctorate of musical arts DMA, in composition from Arizona State University (ASU) in spring 2005. Fellow Researcher at Arts, Media and Engineering program, ASU, 2003-05, (http://ame.asu.edu/). Mattar's goal is to write expressive music that blends music with visual and theatrical rituals, exploring cultural pluralism and interconnectivity topics

Mattar won the second prize in the "Internationaler Komponistinnenwettbewerb / Komponistinnen Festival Herbst 2008, Germany , for her cello, bass clarinet, and piano piece Three. Mattar enjoyed a residency in Winterthur , Zurich, Switzerland , 2008.

She has a great interest in the electro-acoustic/digital interactive medium. Her graduation work: "Scars" was premiered in Phoenix ,Az. in April 2005, a major collaboration with videographer Joan Karlen of University of Wisconsin at Steven points, and visual artist Arina Melkozernova with the director Ilana lydia . Scars was performed again in Berlin with director Oliver Schneller.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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