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Song styles in Southern Iraq. by Sa"doon Jabir

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Published by University of Salford in Salford .
Written in English

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M Phil thesis, International StudiesUnit.

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Open LibraryOL21515526M

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A ferocious revolt by black slaves in southern Iraq () made matters worse, with Basra experiencing a terrible sack. Despite all these troubles, Baghdad has remained a brilliant centre of scholarship, science and culture. The fertile region of northern Iraq freed itself from Baghdad’s control in , under a Bedouin tribe, the Hamdanids. In , folklorist John Lomax and his nineteen-year-old son Alan went to southern Louisiana to collect folksongs and music in many styles from several ethnic groups in English and French. [1] Among the songs in the resulting collection is “Trench Blues,” a World War I song composed and sung by John Bray in Ameila, St. Mary’s Parish. Hach'a, also written as Hacha or Hachaa or Hechea (from Iraqi Arabic هَچَع meaning "lying down"), with or without the Arabic definite article Al- or El-, is the name for an Iraqi poetic, musical style and its accompanying expressive dance. This poetic, musical and dance tradition originated in the North of Iraq but now is mostly popular in Southern Iraq, especially in the Roma or Gypsy. The Song dynasty (Chinese: 宋朝; pinyin: Sòng cháo; –) was an imperial dynasty of China that began in and lasted until The dynasty was founded by Emperor Taizu of Song following his usurpation of the throne of the Later Zhou, ending the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms Song often came into conflict with the contemporaneous Liao, Western Xia and Jin dynasties to.

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