Kronos Quartet with Alim* & Fargana Qasimov* and Homayun Sakhi ‎– Rainbow

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CD1 Rangin Kaman
Arranged By – Stephen PrutsmanComposed By, Rabab – Homayun SakhiDrums [Doyra], Percussion [Qayraq] – Abbos KosimovTabla – Salar Nader
28:58
CD2 Köhlen Atim
Music By, Lyrics By – Jahangir Jahangirov
7:45
CD3 Mehriban Olaq
Music By, Lyrics By – Shafiqa Akhundova
4:49
CD4 Getme, Getme
Lyrics By – Said Rustamov*Lyrics By [Ghazal] – NefatiMusic By – Said Rustamov*
12:31
CD5 Leyla
Lyrics By – Mammad RahimMusic By – Jahangir Jahangirov
1:43
CD6 Qashlarin Kamandir
Lyrics By [Ghazal] – Jafar Jabbarli
9:45
DVD1 Music Of Central Asia And The Aga Khan Music Initiative
DVD2 Rainbow: Kronos Quartet With Alim And Fargana Qasimov And Homayun Sakhi
DVD3 Interactive Instrument Glossary
DVD4 Map Of Central Asia

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Packaged in a double Digipak with an illustrated 44-page booklet that includes credits, notes, and release information.

“Rangin Kaman” was commissioned for the Kronos Quartet and Homayun Sakhi by the Aga Khan Music Initiative, a program of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, and the Columbia Foundation. Additional commission funds were provided by The James Irvine Foundation, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, and the LEF Foundation.
“Rangin Kaman” recorded March 2009 at Skywalker Sound (Nicasio, California).

Arrangements for tracks 2–6 commissioned for the Kronos Quartet and the Alim Qasimov Ensemble by the Aga Khan Music Initiative, a program of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, and the Columbia Foundation.
Tracks 2–6 recorded September 2008 at Livingston Studios (London, England).

DVD contains series introduction, "Rainbow" a 24-minute documentary film, interactive instrument glossary, and map.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 093074052723
  • Other (Label Code): LC 9628

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