Kawala oud Violin tabla duff riqq PEARL DIVING Know basic info about the

Kawala oud violin tabla duff riqq pearl diving know

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Kawala, oud, Violin, tabla, duff, riqq PEARL DIVING Know basic info about the following terms/concepts: Pearl diving profession (when/where?) Nose peg. Professional sea bands perform the songs today. Performed in houses called Dar. Accompanied by membranophones and idiophones. Involves several drums and finger cymbals-Jib listening excerpt. Bahrain An island and an archipelago of islands. Nahham singer: role and importance Superior to the divers and paid more. Male chorus accompaniment that uses low drones. Sounds high-pitched and nasal. Themes of lyrics Sung during particular phases of the boat trips (departure, raising sail, reaching the pearl bank) Musical style (drones, rising melodic gestures etc and what they symbolize) Slow dances represents closed oyster shell. Listening: Midaf Identify: genre, singers’ involved, rhythm, place of origin, context, important musical features: Nahham sounds high-pitched and nasal. Male chorus accompaniment that sings in low drones. Pearl Diving songs. Folk. Rhythm is free and without drums. Origin is Bahrain. WEEK 8 Topic: Is Music Haram? Know basic info about the following terms/concepts (essentially, know what they mean/entail): Haram The issue is contentious. Certain genres considered Haram (Sinful and illegal). Music
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being haram is not true for all Muslims. Solely done for eye catchers-most shameful form of entertainment using music and dance. Night clubs, consumption of alcohol, lust, Female dancers. Censorship of Rai (Algeria) Pop music: Islamic extremists banned rai because it embraced western ways and featured sexually explicit lyrics. It was the ban on Rai music. It was banned from the Algerian broadcasting system due to openly addressing its opposition towards the government of the time. Kemal Ataturk The villagers were instructed to listen to Mozart and Beethoven in Turkey. Music censorship under Kemal Ataturk The historical, traditional musical genres of Ottoman are music and Turkish folk music were banned. This ban was part of a series of cultural reforms imposed by Ataturk in an effort to modernize. Hadith: do they support /not support music? (see textbook regarding specific musical instruments) In an effort to address the issue of permissibility of music, Islamic scholars primarily look into The Quran & the Hadith. Frame drums are halal. Music and female dancing: halal or haram and why? (see quote in powerpoint) Chanted poetry, music for weddings, work songs, and military songs -recitation of quran stands at the peak of the hierarchy, followed by the azan Haram music- music that is associated with unacceptable contexts such as night clubs, the consumption of alcohol, and lust Factors taken in account when considering music as halal/haram (for instance, lyrics, settings, etc) The most strongly considered aspect when deciding if music is haram or halal is the content of the song lyrics. Another factor taken into account is that if the music and dance is performed by women. The genre is also considered by deciding if its chanted poetry, work songs, or for wedding (halal) or if its associated with night clubs, alcohol, or lust (haram).
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  • Spring '14
  • EkateriniAkarepi
  • Music genre, Arabic music, Arabic pop music

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