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Eastern Voices - a film by Frank Scheffer and Günter Wallbrecht

Ibrahim Keivo | Alim &amp | Fargana Qasimov Ensemble | Salar Aghili &amp | Harir
| Yulduz Turdieva Ensemble | Christian Heinecke
Morgenland Chamber Orchestra
Nader Mashayekhi

A film by Frank Scheffer and Günter Wallbrecht. In this colourful documentary, East meets West at the Morgenland Festival Osnabrück 2009. Musicians from the Middle East encounter the Western tradition of music and showcase their own beautiful musical traditions, in a programme that interweaves concert recordings and rehearsal footage with in-depth interviews with the performers. It is accompanied by three live performances recorded at the Morgenland Festival. Recorded at the Morgenland Festival Osnabrück 2009.


Concert performances: Alim & Fargana Qasimov Ensemble - Mugham Bayati Shiraz; Salar Aghili & Harir Shariatzadeh - Faryad az an nargese masti ke to dari; Ibrahim Keivo - Iskeshir, Az Khalfem; Halak shalou & Kul el hala - Sharfadinah

‘‘If there is a finer vocal duo performing art music anywhere on the planet right now please
send details to the usual address...’’ Ken Hunt, FRoots, about Alim & Fargana Qasimov

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Picture format
NTSC 16:9
Sound format
PCM Stereo
Dolby Digital 5.1
dts 5.1
Total running time
110 mins
Details running time
49 mins (Documentary), 61 mins (Performances)
English, French, German
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English, French, German
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