Rough Guide To Sufi Music
Rough Guide To Sufi Music
Catalogue Number:RGNET1064CD
Release Date:2001-04-23
Review:The mystical power of Sufi music is explored in this entrancing album. Although the religiously orthodox tried to keep Islam free of music, the Sufis (Islamic mystics) instead sought to harness its power for the service of God. This collection discovers the diversity of Sufism from across the Islamic world. 'a welcome introduction... features some excellent music' Songlines Artists include: Sabri Brothers, Nursrat Fateh Ali Khan, Abida Parween, Boubacar Diagne