Umm Kulthum

Rubayeat el-Khayyam

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This CD, recorded live in concert near the start of the LP era, is typical of Kulthum in her prime. Her voice, always instinct with power and subtlety, still has a youthful lightness, and the backings retain small-group freshness and depth.