for guitar solo

Commissioned by/Premiere

Commissioned and performed by guitarist Adil Al Zahrani (May 18, 2023)


ca. 2:15 minutes



“Adaish Kan Fi Nas” Guitar Arrangement

Adaish Kan Fi Nas” is a beautiful and beloved Arabic song composed by the renowned Rahabani Brothers, known for their contributions to the genre of Middle Eastern music. Originally performed by the legendary Lebanese singer Fayrouz, the song has become a timeless classic throughout the region, captivating audiences with its poignant melodies and heartfelt lyrics.

This arrangement for classical guitar pays homage to the song’s rich cultural heritage, showcasing its emotional depth and enduring appeal. Through the intricate and expressive phrasing of the guitar, this rendition of “Adaish Kan Fi Nas” brings to life the timeless beauty of this beloved Middle Eastern masterpiece.

It is an honor to have the opportunity to arrange “Adaish Kan Fi Nas” for the renowned Saudi Arabian guitarist Adil Al Zahrani. The melding of Middle Eastern music with the artistry of guitar playing is a fascinating fusion that has captivated audiences around the world.

As a composer and guitarist, I am always excited to explore the possibilities of combining different musical styles and techniques to create something truly unique and inspiring.

With this arrangement, I have endeavored to showcase the beauty and complexity of this timeless Arabic song through the rich and expressive voice of the guitar. I look forward to hearing the skilled musician’s interpretation of this arrangement, and I am confident that his performance will bring a new dimension to this beloved piece of music.