Crucial Listening #32: Khyam Allami

Photo by Johanne Issa

Unprecedented Oud, the phenomenal character of the Čahārgāh, blending tradition and technology. The Iraqi multi-instrumentalist discusses three important albums.

Khyam’s picks:

1) Jamil Bashir – Ud traditionelle en Iraq – évocations modales – Arabesques 4
2) Mohammad Reza Shajarian – Dastan
3) Wendy Carlos – Beauty In The Beast

Keep up to speed with all of Khyam’s latest activities over at his official website.