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Jean-Claude Vannier

A vitally important number on the People from france music picture, Jean Claude Vannier is most beneficial known for the task he’s finished with other folks, but his set of collaborators is stellar, and includes Serge Gainsbourg, Michel Legrand, Johnny Hallyday, Jane Birkin, Mort Shuman, Françoise Hardy, Sylvie Vartan, and …

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Digital Bled

Digital Bled may be the brainchild of João Pedro Veloso Rodrigues, a Portuguese producer/musician/DJ that has lived in Paris because the ’70s. The Paris resident, who frequently goes on DJ Pedro, mementos an intriguing, extremely percussive mixture of electronica (specifically trip-hop) and globe music. Digital Bled offers some delicate South …

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Mahmoud Fadl

Given birth to in 1955, Mahmoud Fadl started his musical profession not taking part in, but while a limbo dancer in Egypt at wedding ceremony festivities — both Egyptian and Nubian — the tradition which was his, but which have been dropped as family members were evacuated for the building …

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Davka

The band Davka includes Adam Levenson (doumbek, zarb), Daniel Hoffman (violin), and Moses Sedler (cello). Structured away from California’s Bay Region, the group mixes traditional Jewish melodies with Middle Eastern rhythms; jazz improvisation with traditional technique. Davka performed frequently in their house section of Berkeley and SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, …

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Waaberi

Acquiring their name from the Somalian term for morning, Waaberi offers helped usher in a fresh era of traditional Somalian music. Made up of previous users of Somalia’s Country wide Theatre, which flourished prior to the civil battle, the group offers continuing to explore the musical customs of its homeland. …

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Emil Zrihan

Respectfully referred to as “the voice from the mocking bird” and “the Moroccan nightingale,” Emil Zrihan has taken the musical traditions of Morocco to Israel. Associated with oud, violin, kanoun, and darbouka, Zrihan provides utilized his multi-octave countertenor vocals to inject new lease of life into a wealthy combination of …

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Fawzy Al-Aiedy

The ancient music of the center East has been given today’s twist by Iraq-born and Paris-based oud (lute) and oboe player and vocalist Fawzy Al-Aiedy. Affectionately referred to as the “Sultan of golf swing,” Al-Aiedy is constantly on the bridge the original music from the East as well as the …

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Faramarz Payvar

Faramarz Payvar can be an essential composer and conservator of Persian classical music, leading his touring outfit around the 72-string santur (hammer dulcimer). Several other string devices are featured with this group, along with the zarb drum and soloist Khatereh Parvaneh, a prominent woman vocalist.

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Benjamin Lew

The poetry and ambient melodies of Benjamin Lew have produced a number of the nineties’ truly innovative music. Lew’s collaborations with saxophone participant Steven Dark brown of Tuxedomoon possess yielded three unforgettable albums -Douzieme Journee: La Verbe, La Parure, L’amour (1995), A Propos Dún Paysage (1995) and Nebka (1995). In …

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Kudsi Erguner

Together with his brother, Suleyman, Kudsi Erguner is among the top players from the ney, a Turkish reed flute. Furthermore to his very own recordings, Erguner provides performed with Peter Gabriel, Maurice Bejart, Peter Brook, Georges Aperghis, Didier Lockwood, and Michel Website. His compositions and collaborations have already been heard …

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