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Classical Music of Iran: The Dastgah Systems [sound recording]

Catalog Data

Liner notes:
Mahler, Ella Zonis  Search this
Seeger, Anthony  Search this
Ebadi, Ahmad  Search this
Heydari, Mohammed  Search this
Bahari, Asghar  Search this
Parvaneh, Khatereh  Search this
Zarif, Houshang  Search this
Kassayi, Hassan  Search this
Tajvidi, Ali  Search this
Effetah, Nasser  Search this
Fahktei, Hossein  Search this
Parvenah, Khatereh  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Iranians  Search this
Compact disc
Compiled by Ella Zonis Mahler with the assistance of Rubullah Khaleqi.
Descriptive notes by Ella Zonis Mahler and Anthony Seeger (10 pgs.) in container, illus.
Recorded in Iran.
Issued previously as Folkways FE 8831 and 8832 (1966). Three tracks are omitted on this reissue.
Track information:
101. Dastgah of Mahour / Ahmad Ebadi. Sitar
102. Avaz of Bayate Esfahan / Mohammed Heydari. Santur
103. Avaz of Afshari / Asghar Bahari. Kamancheh
104. Dastgah of Shour / Khatereh Parvaneh
105. Dastgah of Chahargah / Houshang Zarif. Tar
106. Dastgah of Homayoun / Hassan Kassayi. Nay
107. Dastgah of Segah / Ali Tajvidi, Nasser Effetah, Hossein Fahktei. Violin,Drum. Persian
108. Avaz of Bayate Tork / Houshang Zarif. Tar
109. Avaz of Abu Ata / Houshang Zarif, Khatereh Parvenah. Tar. Persian
110. Avaz of Dashti / Ahmad Ebadi. Tar
Publisher number:
SFW 40039 Smithsonian Folkways
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
World music  Search this
Local number:
FLP 89242
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections