These two CDs are designed to musically illustrate "Harmonic Secrets of Arabic Music Scales: Fine Tuning the Maqams". They contain 63 tracks. Some are recordings of indigenous Egyptian, Iraqi and Jordanian musicians and some are the author's compositions designed to illustrate how Westerners can perform and compose with oriental music.
World music at its best: Egyptian, Greek, Iraqi, Lebanese... more. Featuring the voice of Kristina Sophia and the musicianship of Cameron Powers. The Iraqi song on this album was performed on the streets of Baghdad during one of Cameron and Kristina's Musical Missions of Peace.