From the Heart Composer: ALI HASSAN Arrangment: ALI KHASAF Conductor: KARIM WASFI
The Drum and his characteristics The most familiar characteristic of a drum is that the instrument is hollow. The outside of the drum is on one side covered with skin. The sound is mostly being made by beating on the skin. The old history of the drum Six thousand years before Christ the drum existed already. The drum was given a high rank under the old Sumerians and old Babylonians in their houses (beot El hekmeh) and also honored by…
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Sattar demonstrates many forms of traditional rhythms – according to the rules of “Iqa’at”. A special instrument used in these recordings is the Gishba. It is a traditional Mesopotamian drum, and originates from Old Mesopotamia. South Impror Johns Night and day Horses and war Improvisation on Tar The moon Discussion The sunken ship
More information about: concerts, workshops, lessons can be obtained by: Telephone / Fax: + 31 (0)70 3361910 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Workshop: creating a PVC Nay and learning how to play this instrument. Other workshops: traditional Iraqi Arabic Percussion, and Iraqi Arabic Popmusic. Education 1980 – 1986 (English) Secondary School (in preparation of Bagdad University) 1987 – 1992 University of Bagdad (Academy of Fine Arts), Bachelor of Arts (Theatre) Experiance 1984 – 1995 Arabic musician, specialization ethnic Iraqi Arabic music….
Concerts and Lessons last update December 2023, January 1st