Aly Eissa (b. 1993) is a self taught Oud player, composer and improviser based in Cairo, Egypt.
He was mentored by legendary composer Abdo Dagher and Oud virtuoso Hazem Shahin. Eissa’s style is deeply-rooted in the Egyptian classical and folk traditions, and influenced by various genres. Since 2012,
Eissa has been regularly performing his compositions with an ensemble for live audiences in Cairo, offering a meditative musical experience with a twist.
Discography (Akuphone only)
- Gouda Bar. 2023 (LP+CD/DL AKU1045)