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Arabic and Druse Music (1956)  CD

Arabic and Druse Music (1956) CD

  • $1799


"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included."

This 1957 release, recorded in Palestine, features the music of the Druze people, which is fundamentally Arabic in character. The liner notes provide an explanation of its characteristics, such as its scale system, the maqam’at, and rhythmic modes, iqa’at, as well as notation for the tracks and translations of lyrics. Selections include classical oud music, Bedouin songs, eulogies, and wedding music.

     101      Ud Music            2:56     
     102     Welcome Song          3:30    
     103     Love Song          2:28    
     104     Song of Eulogy          1:23    
     105     Songs of Praise and Joy          1:04    
     106     Song of Eulogy          2:41    
     107     Arab Wedding Music          4:47    
     108     Bedouin Song          2:00    
     109     Song of Grief          2:47    
     201     Folk Song          2:28    
     202     Song of Longing          6:04    
     203     Druse Double Reed and Voices          5:04    
     204     Druse Wedding Song          3:02    
     205     Druse Festival          5:42


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