(MENAFN – Youm7) Lebanese singer Wael Jassar said: The departure of musician Elias Rahbani is a great loss for the whole Arab world, not only for Lebanon, noting that the day of his departure is a very sad day.
And Jassar continued, during a telephone interview on a program from Egypt broadcast on the cbc channel and presented by the media, Reham Ibrahim, that Lebanon has lost great stature and stature, who composed the music for giant singers of whose works remain forever and are described as the last pillar of the giants.
On the other hand, Lebanese President Michel Aoun had mourned former prominent musician Elias Rahbani, describing him as “the last Rahbani family giants to write history with brothers Assi and Mansour before it happened, and was the main foundation for the building of the artistic glory, the melody and the beauty of Lebanon “.
President Aoun said: “The friend was the former artist, the master of reading in poetry but also in melody. He married the Eastern spirit and Western techniques.
He added, “Today, he was not absent from us, but he moved from the land of Lebanon to embrace the eternity of a nation he saw outside the homeland of beauty and truth, and what he sang is nothing but a dream.