He died on February 4, 2016 at the age of 78.
His recitations are still played in Arab and Islamic world’s radio and TV channels.
The Egyptian Qari traveled to many countries for Quran recitation, including Britain, Canada, the US, and France.
He also visited Iran four times between 1989 and 2002 and traveled to different cities.
The following footage features Ghalwash’s recitation of verses from Surah Maryam (Mary) in the presence of Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei during his first trip to the Islamic Republic.