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NubaNour are a Cairo-based collective of Nubian singers and master frame drummers, performing traditional music and dance from antiquity alongside contemporary songs reflecting the ongoing struggles of life in exile after the loss of their Aswan homelands in the 1960s during the construction of the High Dam.

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“Bringing Nubia’s beautiful traditional music to new audiences”
Prospect Magazine
“Some of the most primal, heartfelt music ever heard”
Daily News Egypt
“Since the construction of the Aswan High Dam, Nubians have shared a profound sense of loss, and those who perform the music and other arts of this culture feel a huge responsibility to preserve it and pass it on”