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Artist: Abdel-gawad, Riad
Title: El Tarab El Aseel "autochthonic Enchantment"
Format: CD
Label: INCOGNITO
Catalog Number:1
Barcode:5287000346269 itemnumber=1000027276
Price: $14.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: INTERNATIONAL
Release Date: 1/22/2008
Availability: In Stock
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Here is something wonderful coming out of Middle Eastern lands. Nationally and internationally acclaimed composer and virtuoso violinist, Riad Abdel-Gawad & his four-piece ensemble---"takht" of Egyptian virtuosos perform on rarely-heard classical ethnic instruments. This music celebrates the art of musical ecstasy---"tarab" with meditative yet breathtaking improvisations---"takseem" and whirling dervish-like pre-composed music. The music cross-fertilizes International World, Sufi, Jazz and Classical music genres.

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