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  • hip-deep December 5, 2011

    Tarab: The Art of Ecstasy in Arab Music

    Tarab, the ecstatic feeling associated with listening to and playing great music, is a fundamental characteristic in many varieties of Arab music. In this program, we explore tarab with special guest UCLA ethnomusicology professor A.J. Racy. Racy draws on his … Read more »

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