Rita William

Rita William Kirchentag Frankfurt

Rita William

Iraqi singer & Composer

Rita William is an Iraqi singer, recording artist, songwriter and Bendir player. She composed and released her official first CD, album “Shoq Qalbi” in 2005. Rita William is well known for modern folklore, traditional, oriental jazz, old coptic, syriac, chaldean and assyrian ​hymn music in various language such as arabic and aramic and interfaith dialogue​​.

Rita William was born in Baghdad, Iraq. By the age of 9 she was picked among her peers in school to represent Baghdad for a vocal contest in 1994. Rita was singing at a variety of local events, including fairs, contests and political events.

Since 1998, Rita has performed concerts with Peace Community Church and did more than 20 concert programs in different parts of Iraq.  She performed in “Concert for Peace” in AL- Moutamarat Palace in Baghdad.

In 2001, she moved to Cologne, Germany and she pursued her passion with music in Germany too. She began a period of touring in Germany.

Rita William had a successful worldwide tour. She visited and performed in Canada, France, Netherlands, Belgium, Lebanon, Palestine and Egypt.

Folklore

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Concerts

  1. 1001 Takt Arabischer Kulturabend - Rita William

    1001 Takt Arabischer Kulturabend

    MIGRApolis-Haus der Vielfalt - BIM e.V. Brüdergasse 16-18, 53111 Bonn, Germany

  2. Rita William - Kirchen Musikfestival Köln

    Okzident trift Orient - Architektur in Licht

    Jesu Kirche, Schildgen, Germany

  3. Rita William - Kirchen Musikfestival Köln

    Okzident trift Orient - Architektur in Licht

    Jesu Kirche, Schildgen, Germany

  4. Rita-William-Konzert-in-Cologne

    Arabische und aramäsche Gesänge zum Karfreitag

     Köln, Germany

  5. Rita William - Ausstellung

    Feier 1000 Jahre Alt St.Heribet

    6:30 pm

     Alt St.Heibert, Urbanstr.1, 50679 Deutz, Köln, Germany

  6. Rita William Alkamandjati Festival

    Weltklang Festival

     Burgstraße 1, Katzenelnbogen, Germany

  7. Duo William

    Natura Arts Magister

    Museum Schloss Moyland

     Moyland, Germany

Upcoming

Concerts

  1. Kirchentag Frankfurt - Rita William

    D.Ev. Kirchentag

    7:00 PM

    Frankfurt, Germany

  2. Rita-William-Kirchentag-Dortmund

    D.Ev. Kirchentag

    6:30 PM

    Dasa, Dortmund, Germany

  3. festival-im-vogelviertel-bielefeld-flyer

    With Nouruz Ensemble

    Festival im Vogelviertel | 8:15 PM

     KuKs, Bielfeld, Germany

  4. Ausstellung-Mein-Aleppo-5000-Jahre-Stadtkultur

    Ausstellung - Mein Aleppo - 5000 Jahre Stadtkultur

    7:30 PM

    Köln, Germany

  5. Rita William - Chemnitz

    With Nouruz Ensemble

    Goldener Flügel

    Chemnitz, Germany

  6. Rita Willim - Kirchenmusikfestival

    With Nouruz Ensemble

    Church music festival - 10

    Cologne, Germany

  7. Rita-William

    House of one - Opening

    Music in intercultural dialogue on the occasion of the laying of the foundation stone of the House of One with Szabba Band. 26.10.2019 | 16:30 Uhr

    Marien Kirche, Berlin, Germany

  8. Rita and Rageed William in Bonn

    Duo William

    House Concert

    Cologne, Germany

  9. ibdaa-gala-Rita-William

    Rita William by

    Ibdaa Gala Event

    Cologne, Germany

  10. Christmas Concert - Rita William

    Christmas Music

    Arabic Christmas Songs

    Düsseldorf, Germany

  11. Rita-William-Kirchentag-2019

    Christmas Music

    Arabic Christmas Songs

    Offenbach, Hesse, Germany

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Shoq Qalbi

This ist an official album wich was Issued in 2005 and composed by the artist Rita William. It contains a christian hymns with iraqi and golf style.

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Xavier
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Notes

Music & Lyrics by JONATHAN REID, SEBASTIAN JOKER
Produced by PATRICK MACCAW
Recorded at John Doe Recording, New York, US

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