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Music of the Near East

Introduction to the music of the Near East through images, video clips, sound examples, and text providing historical, ethnographic, musicological, and organological information. The site showcases UCLA's Near East music ensemble and portions were licensed to: Alves, W. (2006). Music of the Peoples of the World. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth / Thomson Learning. Keywords: Musical instruments, world music, ethnomusicology, mijwiz, nay, tablah, middle-eastern scales, middle-eastern rhythms. [ Vassilakis ]


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