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Title The rough guide to the music of Afghanistan.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : World Music Network, [2010]


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 New Britain, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  CDISC WORLD*ROUGH GUIDE TO MUSIC OF AFGH    Check Shelf
Description 2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Music rough guides
Music rough guide.
Performer Various artists ; Bonus CD: Ahmad Sham Sufi Qawwali Group.
Note Compact discs.
Program notes in English, French, and Spanish ([12] p.) in container.
Contents Zim Zim Zim (Setara Hussainzada) -- Gar Konad saheb-E-Man (Mahwash) -- Ba Ayadat Beya (Ghulam Hussain) -- Leili-Jan (Ahmad Zahir) -- Meena Dakhklo Sanga Kaygi (Naghma) -- Salaamalek (Farhad Darya) -- Dobaiti Hazaragi (Safdar Tawakuli) -- Logari tunes (Mashinai) -- Jâm-e Nârenji (Ustad Rahim Khushnawaz, Gada Mohammad & Azim Hassanpur) -- Mola Mamad Djan (Mahwash) -- Kataghani (Homayun Sakhi) -- Dar Khyal-e Ishq-e Khuban (Mehri Maftun) -- Salaam Afghanistan (Farhad Darya) -- Sabza Ba Naaz mea Ayad (Rafi Naabzada & Hameed Sakhizada) -- Rae Maykhana O Masjid (Ahmad Sham Sufi Qawwali Group).
Bonus CD. Rae Maykhana O Masjid = The way to the mosque and the winehouse -- Zikre Tu Chee Shireen Ast = Your prayer is so sweet! -- Mar Dar Do Jahan = I'm in two worlds -- Sare Buredae Ma Ra = My decapitated head -- Choon Nai Ba Nawa Amad = Since the reed began to sing -- Beshnaw Az Nai Choon Hekayat Mekonad = Listen to this reed forlorn -- Ay Sholae Hazeen = Oh desolate flame! -- Dunya Kisa Ke Pyar Main = The earth is the place of my love.
Summary Better known for conflict rather than music, this Rough Guide takes listeners way beyond the crossfire to explore the musical treasure house that is Afghanistan while revealing regional folk traditions, beautiful classical compositions, and a rising popular music scene.
Language Sung in various unidentified Afghan languages.
Note GMD: sound recording.
Subject Music -- Afghanistan.
Folk music -- Afghanistan.
Popular music -- Afghanistan.
Sufi music.
Added Author Hussainzada, Setara. Performer.
Mahvash. Performer.
Hussain, Ghulam, rubab player. Performer.
Ẓāhir, Aḥmad (Musician) Performer.
Naghmah, 1964- Performer.
Darya, Farhad. Performer.
Tawakuli, Safdar. Performer.
Mashinai. Performer.
Khushnawaz, Mohammad Rahim. Performer.
Mohammad, Gada. Performer.
Hassanpur, Azim. Performer.
Sakhi, Homayun, 1976- Performer.
Maftun, Mehri. Performer.
Naabzada, Rafi. Performer.
Sakhizada, Hameed. Performer.
Ahmad Sham Sufi Qawwali Group. Performer.
ISBN 9781906063627
Standard No. 00605633123722 gtin-14
Music No. RGNET1237CD World Music Network
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