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Various - Bardic Divas: Women Voices In Central Asia album

Various - Bardic Divas: Women Voices In Central Asia album
Performer: Various
Genre: Folk
Title: Bardic Divas: Women Voices In Central Asia
FLAC album size: 1697
Style: Folk
Released: 2007

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Music Of Central Asian 4: Bardic Divas, Various. Tell us if something is incorrect. Authentic musical traditions of Central Asia are presented as they are performed today. This volume in the series showcases 13 remarkable women whose voices and instruments revitalize and reinterpret older traditions. Music Of Central Asian Series, Vol. 4: Bardic Divas Women's Voices InCentral Asia (CD).

Experience the powerful music of Kazakhstan's nomadic culture, performed by three women who specialize in performing heroic epics, lyrical songs of celebration, and shamanic fiddle. Their music evokes the expansive plains and open skies of Central Asia as well as the long history of the Kazakhs who have prospered in a harshly beautiful land at the heart of the Silk Road. This concert features Ulzhan Baibosynova and Ardak Issataeva on vocals and dombyra (Kazakh lute) and Raushan Orazbaeva on qobyz (Kazakh fiddle)

Music of Central Asia balances insider and outsider perspectives with contributions by 27 authors from 14 countries. Only 2 left in stock (more on the way). Only 3 left in stock (more on the way).

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Central Asia stretches from the Caspian Sea in the west to China in the east and from Afghanistan in the south to Russia in the north. The region consists of the former Soviet republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. It is also colloquially referred to as "the stans" as the countries generally considered to be within the region all have names ending with the Persian suffix "-stan", meaning "land of".

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1 Injegul Saburova & Ziyada Sheripova Sen Yar Gedeli
Fiddle [Ghirjek] – Injegul SaburovaLyrics By – Михаил Юрьевич ЛермонтовMusic By – TraditionalVocals, Lute [Dutar] – Ziyada Sheripova
2 Dilbar Bekturdieva & Komila Mattieva & Gozal Muminova Galmadi, Galmadi
Drums [Dayra] – Gozal MuminovaTar (lute), Vocals – Komila MattievaVocals, Tambourine [Dayra], Accordion [Garmon], Drums [Dayra], Percussion [Qayraq] – Dilbar Bekturdieva
3 Ulzhan Baibussynova Bastau
Composed By – Zhienbai ZhyrauLute [Dombra] – Ulzhan Baibussynova
4 Kenjegul Kubatova Taalailuu Eldn Dir Kyzy
Music By, Lyrics By – Mysqal ÖmüqanovaVocals, Lute [Komuz] – Kenjegul Kubatova
5 Aigul Ulkenbaeva* Aqsholpan
Lute [Dombra] – Aigul Ulkenbaeva*Music By – Traditional
6 Ervena Orgaeva Kotush
Lute [Dombra], Vocals – Ervena Orgaeva
7 Ozoda Ashurova Shunidam
Drums [Dayra] – Murad JumaevLute [Dutar] – Sirojiddin JuraevLute [Tanbur] – Kamaliddin HamdamovLyrics By – Aminjon ShukuhiMusic By – Zioydullo Shahidi*Vocals – Ozoda Ashurova
8 Dilbar Bekturdieva & Komila Mattieva & Gozal Muminova Harman-Dali
Lute [Dutar] – Dilbar Bekturdieva, Gozal MuminovaMusic By, Lyrics By – TraditionalTar (lute), Vocals – Komila Mattieva
9 Ulzhan Baibussynova Ören Zhyirik
Composed By – Zhienbai ZhyrauLute [Dombra], Vocals – Ulzhan Baibussynova
10 Ardak Issataeva Aq Qum
Lute [Dombra], Vocals – Ardak Issataeva
11 Ervena Orgaeva Bulgun
Lute [Dombra], Vocals – Ervena Orgaeva
12 Injegul Saburova & Ziyada Sheripova Sarvinoz
Fiddle [Ghirjek] – Injegul SaburovaLute [Dutar], Vocals – Ziyada SheripovaLyrics By – Kalila DavlatnazarovMusic By – Traditional
13 Ardak Issataeva Zhonyp Aldy
Composed By – Birzhan-Sal QozhagululyLute [Dombra], Vocals – Ardak Issataeva
14 Kenjegul Kubatova Chabandn Yry
Music By, Lyrics By – Ashyraaly AytalievVocals, Lute [Komuz] – Kenjegul Kubatova
15 Ulzhan Baibussynova Talim
Lute [Dombra], Vocals – Ulzhan BaibussynovaLyrics By – TurmagambetMusic By – Zhienbai Zhyrau
16 Latife Cheshmeli Dila Dushdu
Baglama [Saz], Vocals – Latife CheshmeliLyrics By – Ashiq Mürat Niyazli
17 Fargana Qasimova Noleydi
Duduk [Balaban] – Rafael AsgarovLyrics By – Seyyid Ezim ShirvaniPercussion – Natiq ShirinovTar (lute) – Ali Asgar MammadovViol [Kamancha] – Rauf IslamovVocals – Fargana Qasimova
18 Kenjegul Kubatova Kyzyl Gul
Lyrics By – Osmonqul BölöbalaevVocals, Lute [Komuz] – Kenjegul Kubatova


  • Art Direction – Katherine Vincent
  • Design [Map] – Nathalie Hericourt
  • Design, Layout – Sonya Cohen Cramer
  • Executive Producer [Series] – Fairouz R. Nishanova, Theodore Levin
  • Film Director [Videography] – Saodat Ismailova
  • Liner Notes – Anna Senarslan, Ghilyana Dordjeva, Theodore Levin
  • Producer – Joel Gordon, Theodore Levin
  • Recorded By – Joel Gordon


Recorded at Kyrgyz national TV and radio broadcasting corporation , Azerbaijan film studios , Cargo studio in Paris , Kazakh film .

DVD contains series introduction, "Bardic divas: women voices in Central Asia" a 24-minute documentary film, interactive instrument glossary, and map.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 093074052327
  • Other (Label Code): LC 9628
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