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Ms Simone Sahyouni B.A.(Hons)RSAMD
Ms Simone Sahyouni B.A.(Hons)RSAMD

Biography

Soprano Simone Sahyouni studied at the RSAMD where she obtained a B.A. (Hons.) degree in Musical Studies Performance. Following this, she toured Lebanon as guest soloist with the ‘Baroque Ensemble du Liban’ and was invited to perform a world premiere piece by Jamal Abul Hosn at the Sidon
and Tyr Roman Ruin Music Festival, which was broadcast live on Arab satellite television along with several other televised solo recitals.

In the UK, she toured England with Live Music Now and has performed in all the major venues of Scotland.
Performances of Mahler’s 4th Symphony, an Edinburgh Festival sell-out concert of Mozart’s ‘Requiem’, Verdi’s ‘Requiem’, Strauss’ ‘Four Last Songs’ in the Caird Hall and an Opera Gala Evening with the Orchestra of the Canongait among several other oratorio performances.

She has done recordings in Freiberg, and Lebanon, which have been broadcast on Radio Iceland, BBC radio 3 and Tele Liban.
In 2014 her debut solo album ‘Calme du Soir’ featured on BBC Radio Scotland’s Arts Show.

She currently pursues a demanding schedule as a singing teacher and music arranger, dividing her time between St George’s, Clifton Hall School and Craigmount High School and Royal High school of Edinburgh. She regularly seeks to promote her top pupils in concerts at Canongate Kirk, St Gile’s Cathedral and St John the Evangelist church.
She has arranged choral pieces for the Edinburgh Senior Schools Choir as well as her own vocal ensemble “Lyrica” and has completed a book of song arrangements for teenage male singers inspired by her 10 years of teaching at Merchiston Castle school.

Contact Simone

Address: Livingston & Edinburgh City
Lothian
EH54 5NZ
Phone: 01506430489
Mobile: 078827-03937
Fee (60 minutes): £32.00
Fee (40 minutes): £22.00

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