Arab Music 2 - azan Recitation of the Quran Quranic...

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I. Religion and Music in The Arab World;  II.  Music in Iraq Worlds of Music, Chapter 10
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Religion and Islam azan (Adhan) Qur’anic recitation
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Azan – the call to prayer Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar Ashshadu an la ilaha illa Allah (2x) God is great, God is great I testify that there is no God but God I testify that Muhammed is the prophet of God Come to prayer Come to salvation Prayer is better than sleep.
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The call to prayer muezzin call to prayer 5x a day local styles of 
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Unformatted text preview: azan Recitation of the Quran Quranic recitation requires beautiful voice, knowledge of how to set the sacred text to melody Music and Islam different categories and definitions of music Mesopotamia, Present-day Iraq Mesopotamia: the land between the two rivers invention and intellectual life 9th to 13th-century science and music Greek treatises Rahim Alhaj Rahim Alhaj, musician from Baghdad listening to Horses...
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This note was uploaded on 01/26/2012 for the course MUS 130 taught by Professor Lee during the Spring '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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