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HM King's advisor receives Maestro Waheed Alkhan.

Manama, Jan. 28 (BNA): Advisor to His Majesty the King for Media Affairs, Nabeel bin Yaqoub Al Hamer, received Maestro Waheed Alkhan, who presented to him a copy of his book "Dive Songs in Bahrain" - the third edition-. The book contains the most important songs and popular music in Bahrain, it has won the Scientific Research Award for the year 1990. Al-Hamer praised the maestro's effort in preparing this valuable book, noting that it is the only book specialized in folk music and includes an analytical study of diving songs, which is an important addition to enrich national libraries. Alkhan expressed his appreciation to the advisor's support and encouragement for artists, musicians and researchers, which motivate them to achieve more excellence to advance the march of arts, culture and popular music in the Kingdom. F.K.N

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Date:Jan 28, 2020
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