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Preview of A Thousand and One Voices: The Music of Islam
Posted: June 4th, 2009
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Watch a three minute preview of this documentary that lets viewers discover the great musical diversity of Islam. Tunisian director Mahmoud Ben Mahmoud delves into the heart of the mystical universe and its most sophisticated musical expression — from the animated litanies of Senegal to the ancestral rites of Egypt and Tunisia, from Indian music to Turkish cosmic dances.

  • patti diaz

    very enlighting

  • mike

    salam– i saw this on a Qatar Airways flight. How can I buy this documentary? It’s just wonderful.

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