Early Islamic Chant

For articles describing Islamic chant, see

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islamic_music

http://www.andrsib.com/dt/islammusic.htm

http://www.angelfire.com/ca2/mysticalpathwaynurhu/

http://debate.org.uk/topics/coolcalm/borrow.html

For an example of call and response (note cantor’s embellishment’s and rhythic instrumental accompaniment) see:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E1RE2JECcO8

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sfuwedeop2o

For an example of a cantor reciting in chant at a mosque:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXTj6n5vUFM&feature=related

For modern Islamic chant in English, entitled “Forgive Me” and one that I find uniquely beautiful and meaningful to me, see:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KwQSIUkWGSc

 

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