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Umm Kulthūm 1898-1975

Works: 1,024 works in 1,683 publications in 8 languages and 7,559 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Musical films  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romance films 
Roles: Author, Singer, Performer, Actor, Composer, Dedicatee, Proofreader, Illustrator, Narrator
Classifications: ML420.U46, 781.63162
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Umm Kulthum : a voice like Egypt( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Arabic and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born a peasant in 1898, Umm Kulthum earned a position of great wealth and influence in the Arab world as a popular and beloved singer. This film places her life in the context of 20th century Egypt. Includes concert footage, film clips, and interviews with the singer's friends and colleagues
The rough guide to Arabic café by Amal Murkus( Recording )

3 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring some of the biggest names in Arabic music including Oum Kalthoum, Mahmoud Fadl and Maurice El Medioni
Oum Kalthoum : El sett = (La dame = The lady) by Umm Kulthūm( )

3 editions published in 2002 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fāṭimah = Fatma( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A poor nurse falls in love with the son of one of her wealthy patients. Abandoned by her husband while pregnant, she must fight her husband's wealthy and powerful family in court"--Container
The story of Arabic song( Recording )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Umm Kalthum 7000 : a million million Arabs can't be wrong by Maḥmūd Aḥmad Faḍl( )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Africa : 50 years of music : 50 years of independence = Afrique : 50 ans de musique : 50 ans d'indepéndances( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in Multiple languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most comprehensive compilation of African music ever achieved collects 183 classic recordings by 183 important artists from 38 countries in North, South, East and West Africa. The artists include universal stars such as Miriam Makeba, Fela Kuti, Youssou N'Dour, Franco, Cheb Khaled, Cesaria Evora, Mulatu Astatke, Salif Keita, Manu Dibango and Oum Kalsoum. The tracks, licensed from some of the world's most respected record companies, are all original studio recordings or, in a few cases, famous concert performances
"Tichouf oumori" by Umm Kulthūm( )

7 editions published between 1926 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chansons à l'écran", [1935-1946] : Soundtrack cuts by Umm Kulthūm( )

2 editions published in 1990 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of Abdul Halim Hafiz by Hossam Ramzy Egyptian Ensemble( )

2 editions published in 1995 and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of Om Kolthoum & Mohammed Abdul Wahab by Hossam Ramzy Egyptian Ensemble( )

4 editions published in 2009 and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ʻIndamā tughannī al-marʼah = Quand la femme chante = When a woman sings( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Arabic and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a woman sings is volume seven in the Women pioneers collection, a film series exploring the impact that a number of remarkable women have made on the Arab world in a variety of fields throughout the early part of the twentieth century ... examines the impact singers Umm Kulthum and Mounira El-Mahdeya had on Egyptian politics and society during the first half of the 20th century. Through classic film clips, interviews with musicians and scholars, and taped interviews with the two singers themselves, we learn just how far-reaching their influence was"--Container
Umm Kulthūm = Omme Kolsoum : la diva by Umm Kulthūm( Recording )

12 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in Arabic and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kawkab al-Sharq = The twinkling star by Umm Kulthūm( Recording )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widād( Visual )

5 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in Arabic and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical film about a slave girl who sings for her master and falls in love with him. When he loses everything he is forced to sell her. She will only sing sad songs for her new master
al-Aṭlāl = al Atlal by Umm Kulthūm( Recording )

23 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oum Kalsoum : the mother of the Arabs by Umm Kulthūm( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in Arabic and English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classics by Umm Kulthūm( Recording )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-Nuṣūs al-kāmilah li-jamīʻ aghānī Kawkab al-Sharq Umm Kulthūm( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in Arabic and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hārūn al-Rashīd : qiṣṣat Danānīr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Arabic and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the time of the Arabian Nights a woman, Dananeer, living the simple Bedouin desert life, is taken to the city to sing. She has a divine voice but is unaccustomed to the decadence and intrigues of the palace. The songs performed in this film are regarded by critics as one of the highlights in Umm Kulthūm's singing career
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Audience level: 0.48 (from 0.02 for Umm Kulthu ... to 0.87 for Oum Kalsou ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The rough guide to Arabic café
Alternative Names
Fāṭima Ibrāhīm as-Saiyid, Umm-Kulṯūm 1898-1975

Ibrahim al-Sayyid al-Baltaji, Fatima 1898-1975

Ibrāhīm, Fāṭima 1898-1975

Ibrahim, Fatimah

Ibrāhīm, Fāṭimah 1898-1975

Ibrāhīm, Fāṭimaẗ al-Zahrāẗ 1898?-1975

Kalqoum Om 1898?-1975

kalsoem, Oem ca1899-1975

kalsoem, Oemm ca1899-1975

Kalsoum, Om, 1898-1975

Kalsoum, Oum

Kalsoum Oum 1898?-1975

Kalsoum, Oum ca1899-1975

Kalsoum, Um ca1899-1975

Kalsum, Um ca1899-1975

Kalthoum, Om

Kalthoum, Oum

Kalthoum Oum 1898?-1975

Kalthoum, Umm

Kalthoun, Oum

Kalthoun, Umm

Kalthum, Ibrahim Um 1898-1975

Kaltoum Oum 1898?-1975

Kaltsoum Oum 1898?-1975

Kelsoum Oum 1898?-1975

Keltsoum, Oum 1898-1975

Kolsoum, Omme

Kolsoum Omme 1898?-1975

Kolthoom, Oum

Kolthoum, Om ca1899-1975

Kolthoum Oum 1898?-1975

Koulsoum Oum 1898?-1975

Kulthum Oum 1898?-1975

Kulthum, Umm

Kulthūm, Umm 1898-1975

Kulthūm, Umm ca1899-1975

Kulṯūm, Umm 1898?-1975

Oem Kalsoem ca1899-1975

Oemm Kalsoem ca1899-1975

Om Kalqoum 1898?-1975

Om Kalsoum 1898?-1975

Om Kalsoum egyptisk songar

Om Kalthoum 1898?-1975

Om Khalsoum egyptisk sångare

Om Kolssum 1898-1975

Om Kolthoum

Om Kolthoum 1898?-1975

Om Kolthoum ca1899-1975

Omme Kolsoum 1898?-1975

Oum Kalsoum 1898?-1975

Oum Kalsoum ca1899-1975

Oum Kalthoum

Oum Kalthoum 1898?-1975

Oum Kaltoum

Oum Kaltoum 1898?-1975

Oum Kaltsoum 1898?-1975

Oum Kelsoum 1898?-1975

Oum Kolsoum 1898-1975

Oum Kolthoum 1898?-1975

Oum Koulsoum 1898?-1975

Oum Koulthoum 1898-1975

Oum Kulthum 1898?-1975

Um Kalsoum ca1899-1975

Um Kalsum ca1899-1975

Um Kalthoum 1898?-1975

Um Kolthoum 1898?-1975

Um Kultum

Umm Culþþūm

Umm Kalṯūm ca1899-1975

Umm Kalzum

Umm Kolthoum 1898?-1975

Umm Kulthoum 1898?-1975

Umm Kulthum

Umm Kulthüm 1898-1975

Umm Kulthum ägyptische Sängerin

Umm Kulthūm ca1899-1975

Umm Kulthum cantante e musicista egiziana

Umm Kulthum Egyptian singer, songwriter, and film actress

Umm Kulthum egyptisk sanger

Umm Kulthum oum kalthoum

Umm Kulthum piosenkarka egipska

Umm-Kultum 1898-1975

Umm-Kulṯūm, Fāṭima Ibrāhīm as-Saiyid 1898-1975

Umma Kulsūma

Ümmü Gülsüm

Ümmü Külsüm

Uum Kalsoum 1898-1975

Ουμ Κάλσουμ

Ум Кулсум

Ум Култум

Ум Кульсум

Умм Кульсум

אום כולתום

אם כלת'ום 1898-1975

ام كلثوم

أمّ كلثوم 1898?-1975

أم كلثوم 1898-1975 (المغنية)،

ام كلثوم، 18981975

أم كلثوم، 1975-1889

أم کلثوم

ام کلثوم خواننده مصری

ام ڪلثوم

ئوم کەلسوم

உம் குல்தூம்

ഉമ്മു കുൽസും

უმ კულსუმი

움 쿨숨

움므 쿨숨

ウム・クルスーム 1920年代から1970年代にかけ活躍したエジプトの歌手、映画女優

クルスーム, ウンム


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