Refat is a sound artist, musician, producer whose work has been released on CD, performed live and installed in spaces.
Refat is the founder of 100COPIES MUCIS / Cairo record company & 100LIVE ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL that is based and located in Cairo/Egypt.
Refat began in the early nineties playing durms in local bands at different venues in Cairo. In 2000 he began composing soundtracks for dance theate. Refat also worked on music for Cinema and video production for the past 10 years. Refat has been successfully and actively collaborating with various artists and musicians among the years in various forms of art "music/video/theater/film/dance theater/graphics/installations", locally and internationally.
refat has been touring with his music work in europe,north africa, the arab world and south america.
Berlin, the symphony of a great city no label 2004
shift Leerraum.ch 2005
miramar 100COPIES MUSIC 2006
the physical volume Leerraum.ch 2007
mort aux vaches mort aux vaches Staalplaat 2008
vinnoise Leerraum.ch 2009
statics I (mahmoud refat-zimoun)
statics II (mahmoud refat-pe lang-zimoun)
statics III (mahmoud refat-pe lang-zimoun)
statics IIII (mahmoud refat-pe lang-zimoun)
all released with Leerraum.ch in 2007
- beyond ignorance and borders
- The Round Trip
- Illusory Soundscape,Illusory landscapes
-60 Random waves
-Sound recordings from cairo 2003
Music for cinema:
El Shayateen. Directed by: Ahmed Abo Zeid
Music for video:
Day and Night. Directed by: Islam El Azzazi.
Where are you? Directed by: Jean Louis Struyf.
A television pilot of an air hostesses soap opera. Directed by: Sherif El Azma.
A prayer to the sound of Dogs. Directed by: Sherif El Azma.
Middling in the affairs of infinity. Directed by: Ihab Abd El Latif
Egyptian Solution I, II Directed by: Ihab Abd El Latif
Memory Falls. Directed by: Mohammed Shafiq.
I want to kill the jackass. Directed by: Mohammed El Asiouty.
Hurricane. Directed by: Walid Marzouk.
West-East. Directed by: Rina Khoury.
Music for theater:
Radio Muezzin Directed by: Stefan Kaegi (rimini protokol)
When things happen. Directed by: Mohammed Shafiq.
Homma. Directed by: Mohammed Shafiq.
Compulsory direction. Directed by: Mohammed Shafiq.
Sub-Doll. Directed by: Manuela Macco
Midsummer night's dream. (in collaboration with NAFTALEEN) Directed by: Eva Bergman
Mother I want to be a millionaire. (in collaboration with hassan khan) Directed by: Ahmed El Attar.
On the table listening to Wagner. Directed by: Mohammed Shafiq.
For the pain in the back. Directed by: Laurence Rondoni & Mohammed Shafiq.