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Simon Shaheen

vn, oud, *1955 US
Musician / Composer of Electronic
A.k.a. سيمون شاهين (Sīmōn Šāhīn)

Simon Shaheen, born 1955 in the Arab village of Tarshiha, Upper Galilee, is a Palestinian-American oud and violin virtuoso and composer.

        
Instruments
  • Violin
  • Viola
Genres
  • Electronic
  • Rock
  • Jazz
  • Dance
  • World
Plays With
Material
Qantara
Popular Tracks   
Dawn - Rag Kirwani/Maqam Nahawand on Saltanah by Simon Shaheen & Vishwa Mohan Bhatt
Maqam Nahawand on Taqasim: The Art of Improvisation in Arabic Music by Ali Jihad Racy & Simon Shaheen
Maqam Kurd on Taqasim: The Art of Improvisation in Arabic Music by Ali Jihad Racy & Simon Shaheen
Maqam Bayyati on Taqasim: The Art of Improvisation in Arabic Music by Ali Jihad Racy & Simon Shaheen
Saltanah - Rag Bagashri/Maqam 'Ajam Mu'addal on Saltanah by Simon Shaheen & Vishwa Mohan Bhatt
Ghazal - Rag Vasant Mukhari/Maqam Hijaz on Saltanah by Simon Shaheen & Vishwa Mohan Bhatt
Dusk - Rag Bhairavi/Maqam Kurd on Saltanah by Simon Shaheen & Vishwa Mohan Bhatt
Mists - Rag Pahari/Maqam 'Ajam on Saltanah by Simon Shaheen & Vishwa Mohan Bhatt
Bashraf Farahfaza on Turath by Simon Shaheen
Taqasim On Violin on Turath by Simon Shaheen

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Band Members
Discography

Title Artist Year Type
The Two Tenors And Qantara: Historic Live Concert Of Arabic MastersWadih El Safi, صباح فخري, Simon Shaheen و Qantara2001Album
Blue FlameSimon Shaheen & Qantara2001Album
SaltanahSimon Shaheen, Vishwa Mohan Bhatt1996Album
Taqāsīm: Improvisation In Arabic MusicAli Jihad Racy - Simon Shaheen1993Album
TurathSimon Shaheen1992Album
محمد عبد الوهاب = The Music Of Mohamed Abdel WahabSimon Shaheen1990Album
محمد عبد الوهاب = The Music Of Mohamed Abdel WahabSimon Shaheen1990Album
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