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The Double Bass and Middle Eastern Music- Introduction

This is the first of a series of posts explaining how the double bass was accepted into the ensembles of the traditional Arabic music. Subscribe to the right and get the next posts to your inbox. Middle Eastern music, known … Continue reading

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Fuad Abbas

Umm Kulthum, “the star of the east”, had enormous influence on
the entire Arab world, and is considered the greatest traditional
Arab singer. She is known to have described the double bass as the
heart of the music. Continue reading

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