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2009-03-30T18:17:44.000Z
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Video Title:
Academy of Maqam - "Tarona 5" [Official Audio]
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Listen to the official audio of Academy of Maqam's "Tarona 5" from the 2006 album 'Music of Central Asia Vol. 2: Invisible Face of the Beloved: Classical Music of the Tajiks and Uzbeks' on Smithsonian Folkways. 'Music of Central Asia Vol. 2: Invisible Face of the Beloved: Classical Music of the Tajiks and Uzbeks' is available on CD and digital. Stream/download/purchase: Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu/academy-of-maqam/music-of-central-asia-vol-2-invisible-face-of-the-beloved-classical-of-the-tajiks-and-uzbeks/islamica-world/album/smithsonian Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/5Mt2Poyd9EZ5wbxpcLw8N0?si=0dNychl-RCKTmeN3F5e-xQ Amid the mosques and minarets of Samarkand and Bukhara, generations of vocalists set the mystical, Sufi-inspired verse of Hafiz and other classical poets to lyrical melodies, creating a spiritual art music of great refinement and sublime beauty called Shashmaqâm, confirming its important place among the great art music traditions of Eurasia. A bonus DVD documents the musical tradition of the Shashmaqâm in Bukhara, Uzbekistan. 18 tracks. 70 minutes. 44-page booklet, photos, and bilingual lyrics; DVD contains series introduction, 24-minute film, interactive glossary, and map. Music of Central Asia is a co-production of the Aga Khan Music Initiative in Central Asia, a program of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, and the Smithsonian Institution Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. The aim of the series is to present leading exponents of Central Asia's rich and diverse musical heritage to listeners outside the region. Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/smithsonianfolkwaysrecordings Twitter: https://twitter.com/Folkways Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/smithsonianfolkways ©2008 Smithsonian Institution
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1 min 11 sec
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