Maqam

Maqam

  • Arabic maqam Arabic maqamThe system of melodic modes used in traditional Arabic music, which is mainly melodic.
  • Mugham MughamMugham or mugam is one of the many folk musical compositions from Azerbaijan, contrasting with...
  • MuqamThe melody type used in the music of Xinjiang, that is, a musical mode and set of melodic...
  • MAQAM MAQAMA US-based production company specializing in Arabic and Middle Eastern media.

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  • Jewish Week
    Jewish, Muslim Musicians: We'll Always Have Tashkent
    Jewish Week
    Shash-Maqam is about peace,” said Rafael Nektalov, editor-in-chief of the Bukharian Times who founded the annual concert. This year, organizers honored the late Uzbek artist Ustod Yunus Rajabiy. A virtuoso musician, he recorded more than a thousand ...
    Published on: Tue, 06 Feb 20:42:39 1 10

  • Chicago Tribune
    Amir ElSaffar expands the definition of jazz
    Chicago Tribune
    As he analyzed Iraqi music, for example, “I started to discover these little points of commonality, where a particular maqam could translate as a harmony we know in jazz — like a sharp-nine chord relates to this maqam.” In effect, “You can express the ...
    Published on: Thu, 08 Feb 15:26:30 35 777

  • Rudaw
    Kurdish singer spreads love for local melodies across Turkey
    Rudaw
    Kurdish musician Gulseven Medar was born in 1981 in Turkey. She talks with Rudaw about the composition of her first solo song when she was in primary school. In the Zara area of Sivas Province in northern Turkey, she now rehearses maqam, a local style ...
    Published on: Mon, 29 Jan 18:57:14 13 138

  • The Good Life
    Al Maqam
    The Good Life
    Al Maqam, au cœur de l'Arabian Nights Village – un complexe avec hôtel, piscine etc. – est l'un des rares lieux où l'on peut déguster de la cuisine traditionnelle émiratie, à base de produits locaux, de l'agneau, des falafels, du poisson grillé… Le ...
    Published on: Thu, 22 Feb 14:09:38 12 212

  • gulfnews.com
    A nap truck is coming to the UAE
    gulfnews.com
    Dubai: You can now take a 20 minute nap in a mobile bedroom truck all around Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. Ikea, the Swedish retailer, is going out on the road for two weeks to help members of the UAE public catch up on their sleep in the 'Ikea Nap ...
    Published on: Wed, 21 Feb 10:32:31 28 576

  • Saudi Gazette
    Saudi bands perform at open stage night at German embassy
    Saudi Gazette
    The event was supported by the company Maqam, which provided technical equipment. “With the open stage night, we want to provide a platform for the thriving Saudi music scene,” explained Dr. Rafael Heinisch, Cultural Attaché at the German Embassy ...
    Published on: Mon, 19 Feb 15:23:45 6 79

  • The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
    Best Bets: Amir ElSaffar and Rivers of Sound
    The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
    A trumpeter, santur player, vocalist and composer, Amir ElSaffar is steeped in classical and jazz traditions while also bringing the microtones and ornaments of Arabic music into play. He also is a practitioner of the endangered Iraqi maqam music ...
    Published on: Wed, 07 Feb 19:00:22 1 10

  • An-Nahar
    From the 'Ouff' to the Pop: What changed in Arabic music
    An-Nahar
    The wasla characteristics, which include the dominance of the quarter and three-quarter notes, the use of Arabic instruments such as the Oud and the Nay, the maqam system (set of notes played in a specific pattern), and others, were essential in the ...
    Published on: Wed, 31 Jan 11:45:44 11 136

  • Daily Sabah
    Kanun to be introduced in Turkish primary schools
    Daily Sabah
    With every passing day, the global interest in qanun grows," he said. The 52-year-old musician said he has been working on the mini Kanun project for several years and was about to finish his first book. "It is important for our children to learn the ...
    Published on: Mon, 05 Feb 21:16:37 24 536

  • Saudi Gazette
    Swissotel Al-Maqam Makkah offers unique family services
    Saudi Gazette
    SWISSOTEL Al-Maqam Makkah starts its second year providing a variety of services specialized for families and their requirements. It is the perfect hotel for families looking for the spirituality and the competitive prices all in one place. The hotel ...
    Published on: Wed, 24 Jan 14:05:20 41 799

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    ibrahim Makkah Haram Kaaba Makkah

    The Maqam Ibrahim at Kaaba al-Masjid al-Haram in Makkah.
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    Maqam e Imam Zamana

    Place of Imam Mehdi in Karbala
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    Ibrahim makkah haram masjid

    Maqam Ibrahim (Masjid Al Haram) Makkah. bit.ly/1LLTYaE

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    Le Monument au Martyr prend les couleurs du coucher de soleil

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    Un avion survole le Monument au Martyr

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    Le Monument au Martyr prend les couleurs du coucher de soleil

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    Le Monument au Martyr (Maqam Echahid)

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    Le Monument au Martyr prend les couleurs du coucher de soleil

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    Le Monument au Martyr prend les couleurs du coucher de soleil

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    Le Monument au Martyr dominant la ville d'Alger

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    Le Monument au Martyr dominant la ville d'Alger

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    Le Monument au Martyr dominant la ville d'Alger

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    Novembre 2016

  • Ath Salem posted a photo:

    Le Monument au Martyr dominant la ville d'Alger

    Bordj El-Kiffan - Wilaya d'Alger - Algérie

    Novembre 2016

  • mohamed saïd posted a photo:

    Maqam E’chahid - Algiers

  • Ath Salem posted a photo:

    Le Monument au Martyr prend les couleurs du coucher de soleil

    El-Madania - Wilaya d'Alger - Algérie

    Novembre 2016

  • Ath Salem posted a photo:

    Le soleil se couche sur le Monument au Martyr (Maqam Echahid)

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    Novembre 2016

  • Ath Salem posted a photo:

    Monument au martyr (Maqam Echahid)

    El-Biar - Wilaya d'Alger - Algérie

    Novembre 2016

  • Ath Salem posted a photo:

    Monument au martyr (Maqam Echahid)

    El-Biar - Wilaya d'Alger - Algérie

    Novembre 2016

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    Coucher de soleil sur l'Est d'Alger dominé par le Djebel Bouzegza

    El-Biar - Wilaya d'Alger - Algérie

    Novembre 2016

  • Ath Salem posted a photo:

    Monument au martyr (Maqam Echahid)

    El-Biar - Wilaya d'Alger - Algérie

    Novembre 2016