Essays about: "Maqam"

Found 2 essays containing the word Maqam.

  1. 1. Middle Eastern Violin Method : A Method for Teaching and Transcribing Middle Eastern Music

    University essay from Kungl. Musikhögskolan/Institutionen för folkmusik

    Author : Alan Majeed; [2019]
    Keywords : Middle Eastern Music; Kurdish Music; Persian Music; Turkish Music; Arabic Music; Violin Method; music pedagogy;

    Abstract :         My project is first and foremost about developing a pedagogical method for teaching Middle Eastern folk and classical music on the violin. As a secondary goal, I want to know if my own playing could benefit from applying such a method and become more skilled in expressing myself artistically on my instrument. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Journey in the Pathways of Maqam and arranging Muwashahat

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Nemat Battah; [2018-07-31]
    Keywords : Singer; Vocalist; Traditional Arabic music; Andalusian music; Maqam; Muwashah; Arranging Arabic music; Harmonizing Arabic music;

    Abstract : In this project, I explore the Arabic scalar system “Maqam” through studying, analysing and arranging one of the most traditional Arabic song forms “Muwashah”. I explore the different possibilities of arranging this song form inan untraditional way, by using western instruments and musicians who come fromdifferent musical backgrounds. READ MORE