Music of Georges I. Gurdjieff - The Gurdjieff Folk Instruments Ensemble/Levon Eskenian
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  1. Chant from a Holy Book
  2. Kurd Shepherd Melody
  3. Prayer
  4. Sayyid Chant and Dance No. 10
  5. Sayyid Chant and Dance No. 29
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  1. Chant from a Holy Book
  2. Kurd Shepherd Melody
  3. Prayer
  4. Sayyid Chant and Dance No. 10
  5. Sayyid Chant and Dance No. 29
  6. Armenian Song
  7. Bayaty
  8. Sayyid Chant and Dance No. 9
  9. No. 11 from "Asian Songs and Rhythms"
  10. Caucasian Dance
  11. No. 40 from "Asian Songs and Rhythms"
  12. Trinity
  13. Assyrian Women Mourners
  14. Atarnakh, Kurd Song
  15. Arabian Dance
  16. Ancient Greek Dance
  17. Duduki
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Armenian writer and philosopher Georges I. Gurdjieff was not trained as a composer, but he had a wealth of musical ideas based on folk traditions of Armenia and other Near and Middle Eastern cultures. His disciple Thomas de Hartmann was a pianist and composer, and Gurdjieff dictated over 300 melodies to him, which he arranged for piano, and which have become relatively widely known thanks to the advocacy of pianists like Keith Jarrett, Cecil Lytle, and Alain Kremski. On this ECM album, Levon Eskenian takes Gurdjieff's music ...

Music of Georges I. Gurdjieff 2011,

UPC: 602527719139

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