Marfa Music

Marfa Music

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Marfa is an Arab rhythmic music. played with high tempo using daff, Dhol, sticks, steel pots and wooden strips called thapi. The Chorus effects and vocal meter are set according to beats. It was introduced during 18th century in Hyderabad State by the Arab Siddi community diaspora, who used to serve as a Cavalry Guards of Asif Jahi Nizams irregular army. Asif Jahi Nizams had patronized Marfa Music and it was performed during there official celebrations and ceremonies. It got popular in India, particularly in Hyderabad state. It was brought to Hyderabad State by the arab diaspora of siddis.show more

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  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • The
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136323249
  • 9786136323244