Tahrir, August 21, 2012 Broadcast

Our Eid Feature: “From Cordoba to Baghdad”, parts 3 and 4 of this acclaimed series from our Tahrir archive with oud virtuoso and teacher Simon Shaheen. In the first part you’ll hear Shaheen’s discussion of ‘qawalab’, forms of Arabic music, then his illustration of the characteristics of Arab music theory. Produced and first distributed by Radio Tahrir in 1996.