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Title Rainbow [sound recording].

Imprint Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, p2010.


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 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    Q ASIA RAI S27CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 videodisc (24 min. : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.)
Series Music of Central Asia ; v. 8
Music of Central Asia; v. 8.
Note Compact disc and DVD.
Interpretations of five popular songs from Azerbaijan and an original instrumental work based on traditional Afghan music.
Program notes and English translations of lyrics (42 p. : col. ill.) in container.
Contents Rangin kaman = Rainbow / Homayun Sakhi (28:58) -- Köhlen atim = My spirited horse / Jahangir Jahangirov (7:45) -- Mehriban olaq = Let's be kind / Shafiqa Akhundova (4:49) -- Getme, getme = Don't go away, don't go away / Said Rustamov ; Ghazal lyrics, Nebati (12:31) -- Leyla / Jahangir Jahangirov ; lyrics, Mammad Rahim (1:43) -- Qashlarin kamandir = Your eyebrows are bow-like / unattributed ; Ghazal lyrics, Jafar Jabbarli (9:45).
DVD contents: Music of Central Asia and the Aga Khan Music Initiative : promoting pluralism in Central Asia -- Rainbow : Kronos Quartet with Alim and Fargana Qasimov and Homayun Sakhi -- Interactive instrument glossary -- Map of Central Asia.
Performer Kronos Quartet ; Homayun Sakhi Trio (1st work) ; Alim Qasimov Ensemble (2nd-6th works).
Event Recorded March 2009 at Skywalker Sound, Nicasio, California (1st work) and September 2008 at Livingston Studios, London, England (2nd-6th works).
Language Songs sung in Azerbaijani.
Subject World music.
Popular music -- Azerbaijan.
Instrumental music -- Afghanistan.
Added Author Sakhi, Homayun, 1976-
Qasımov, Alim, 1957-
Qasimova, Fargana, 1979-
Sakhi, Homayun, 1976- Rangin kaman.
Dzhangirov, Dzhangir, 1921- Köhlen atim.
Akhundova, Shafiqa, 1924- Mehriban olaq.
Ru̇stămov, S. (Săid). Getme, getme.
Dzhangirov, Dzhangir, 1921- Leyla.
Kronos Quartet.
Homayun Sakhi Trio.
Alim Qâsimov Ensemble.
Aga Khan Music initiative in Central Asia.
Standard No. 00093074052723 gtin-14
Music No. SFW CD 40527 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

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