Various - Syria Mp3
Country / Folk
Performer: Various
Title: Syria
Style: Field Recording, Religious, Folk
Year 1983
Country Italy
Label Odeon, EMI
Catalog Number 3 C064-17885, 3C 064-17885
Genre: Country / Folk
Rating: 4.0
Votes: 551
MP3 size: 2308 mb
FLAC size: 1276 mb
WMA size: 2528 mb
Record From: Vinyl, LP, Album, Repress, Stereo

Various - Syria Mp3


Handclaps [Mounshed / Soloist] – Muhhiedine Ahmed
Cymbal [Khalilieh] – Ahmed ArbHandclaps [Mounshed] – Hajj Mahmoud el CheikhNey – Mohammed TabbâTar (Drum) – Abdel-Wahab Abu HarbTimbales [Naqarat] – Abu-Faraj
Voice [Muezzin] – Toufic el Mounajed
Ensemble – The Rabitat al MounshidinSoloist – Toufic El Mounajed


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
2C 064 - 17.885, 3 C064-17885, 3C 064-17885Various Syria ‎(LP, Album, Gat)Odeon, Odeon, Odeon2C 064 - 17.885, 3 C064-17885, 3C 064-17885France1973
3 C064-17885, 3C 064-17885Various Syria ‎(LP, Album, Gat)Odeon, EMI, Odeon, EMI3 C064-17885, 3C 064-17885Italy1973


  • Coordinator, Liner NotesChristian Poché
  • Producer [Assistant]Jacques Cloarec
  • Producer [General Editor]Alain Daniélou
  • Recorded By, Photography ByJochen Wenzel


Gatefold cover with notes about each recording in English and in French. Includes an insert sheet with notes in Italian.
3 C064-17885 appears on the front cover and on the back cover.
3C 064-17885 appears on the spine and on both labels.

Sunnite Islam.
Description of tracks:
A1: The call to prayer (Damascus)
A2: Worshippers at the Ketlaouié Mosque (Aleppo)
B1: Religious chant (Maqam Sigah). Recorded in Damascus by the Rabitat al Mounshidin ensemble (Men's choir)
B2: Ceremony invoking Allah. Worshippers at the Chanawani Mosque (Damascus)

Collection edited for the International Music Council by the International Institute for Comparative Music Studies (Berlin/Venice). With the assistance of the C. Gulbenkian Foundation.


  • Matrix / Runout (A-side runout, stamped): 17885-A 28-1-83Ⅱ▵
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side runout, stamped): 17885-B 28-1-83Ⅱ▵
  • Matrix / Runout (Both runouts, etched): ℳℳ
  • Rights Society: S.I.A.E.
  • Other: Mod. 32733


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – EMI Italiana S.p.A.
  • Printed By – Grafiche Dotti