Nocturnal Music in the Land of the Sufis: The Unheard Pakistan

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In Nocturnal Music in the Land of the Sufis Jurgen Wasim Frembgen takes the reader along on his fascinating mystical journeys into the musical worlds of Pakistan. In dense description he tells about his personal experiences and emotions while participating in ecstatic nights of music at Sufi shrines, attending trance rituals and listening enraptured to sublime and refined classical music in private music rooms in Lahore. In his ethnographic narrative he unfolds authentic cultural contexts and life worlds in which music is ...

Nocturnal Music in the Land of the Sufis: The Unheard Pakistan 2012, OUP Pakistan

ISBN-13: 9780199065066

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