The Simsimmiya Instrument (سمسمية)


The Ancient Egyptian Pharoahnic Harp






Simsimmiya - (Egyptian Arabic: سمسمية, and سنسمية sinsimia/sinsimiyya; pl. simsimiyyāt/sinsimiyyāt) is an indigenous Egyptian stringed instrument that has its roots in ancient Egypt. It is very old music. Actually it's Pharoah Music. It is mostly played in Port Said, South Sinai by the Bedouin.