If you have not savored the joys of classical Persian music, or Turkish folk music, now's your chance to take a sweet bite.
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The Tel Aviv Session, recorded on a whim after Raichel invited Touré to perform in Israel, is a masterful improvisation that only musicians of the highest caliber (and respect) could have offered.
Recently, I got to work on a series about musicians from the Muslim world. We deliberately chose artists whose work was cutting edge, and from diverse backgrounds. I've spliced 'n' diced together a few minutes from each one for this post.
It's been a half-decade since Krishna Das has released a new studio album, though he's had plenty of material floating around during that time, includ...
Some of the most exciting musical collaborations are happening between jazz, classical and world musicians these days. Musicians have always fed off interaction with other players.
While I understand the plight of the Western classical world in trying to sustain its heritage, this type of music never really grabbed my attention. ...
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