Invisible Face of the Beloved: Classical Music of the Tajiks and Uzbeks

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Barcode: 58946957 Call Number: V-TUR 002 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 24 min. Date: 2005 System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Persian - Tajik, Uzbek Description: 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 Euasia. Collection: Language Resource Center