Oriental Lutes: Syrian Oud, Indian Sarod | World Folklines
Unfettered by frets, these two species of lute almost sing. The softer strings of the oud are a contrast to the wire-strung lyrical north Indian lute, the Hindustani sarod. Hear two separate classical music traditions playing sublime, powerful music.
Arabic Music for 1001 Nights | World Folklines
Enter a timeless world where Scheherazade’s intriguing stories from the *1001 Tales of the Arabian Nights* come to life. The eloquent retelling of the tales is accompanied by Zuhir Naji Arabic Music Ensemble.
Arabic Wedding Music | World Folklines
Experience the joys of the rhythmic, percussive Arabic wedding and other old folk/popular and classical music styles with festival guest musicians from Syria, Iraq and other Middle Eastern countries, now settled in Australia.
Multicultural Development Australia (MDA) Refugee Forum: Arabic Music in Australia | Speakers & Ideas
The rich cultural benefits of migration continually bear the most exotic fruit with the emergence of a diverse range of virtuosic musicians and ensembles in Australia. Meet the musicians and the organisations supporting their resettlement and cultural expressions.
Ecstatic Arabic Tarab Music | World Folklines
Throughout Middle Eastern history, music has been associated with the extraordinary powers of transformation, by casting an overwhelming emotional effect upon their audience. The impact continues in Arabic Tarab music today.
Arabic Music Cultural Café | World Folklines
Inside this street-side coffee-house, you can sip a cultural infusion of ancient classical, old folk and popular Arabic music. Experience the power and subtleties of music from Syria, Iraq and elsewhere in the Arab music world