Rita William

Rita William Kirchentag Frankfurt

Rita William

Oriental 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.

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O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden
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Traditional

Cha wen ahalna
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Concerts

All Concerts have been canceled due to the corona virus

  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. Okzident trift Orient - Architektur in Licht

    Jesu Kirche, Schildgen, Germany
  3. Okzident trift Orient - Architektur in Licht

    Jesu Kirche, Schildgen, Germany
  4. Arabische und aramäsche Gesänge zum Karfreitag

    Cologne, Germany
  5. Feier 1000 Jahre Alt St.Heribet

     Alt St.Heibert, Urbanstr.1, 50679 Deutz, Cologne, Germany
  6. Dona nobis pacem - der Frieden ist ein zarter Klang

    Domplatz, 65549 Limburg an der Lahn, Germany
  7. With Nouruz Ensemble

    Cologne, Germany
  8. Weltklang Festival

    Burgstraße 1, Katzenelnbogen, Germany
  9. Natura Arts Magister

    Museum Schloss Moyland
    Am Schloß 4, 47551 Bedburg-Hau,Moyland, Germany
  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

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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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