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All About the Music

Qanun

Qanun (also spelled “kanun”, “kanoon”, “qanoon”) – A me...

Oud

Oud – A fretless lute used throughout the Middle East. It originated in ancient Persia, and...

Ney

Ney (nai, nay) – An end-blown bamboo flute with a beautiful breathy sound. The ney is used ...

Riq

Riq is the Arabic tambourine, traditionally made with fish skin, but now commonly made with mylar...

Darbuka

Darbuka – Also known as the Egyptian tabla, doumbek, and a host of other names, this goblet...

Middle Eastern Music

Upon first hearing Middle Eastern music, many people are struck by the exotic sound of the music,...