February 21, 2017 ~ Shabbat MISHPATIM. NAWAH/SABA.
Maqam Lami- לאמי- This maqam is used for only two pizmonim in the Red Book, both attributed to Moshe Ashear.
It is a "sophisticated" Iraqi maqam not used in either Egypt or Syria, with a "gauzy, airy, light sound".
This maqam is relatively new (post 1900s), popularized by Mohamed El Qoubandji.
Musically, its lower jins Kourd on D-duqah, upper jins Kourd on G-Nawah.
|233||183||למי יזרח אור ופורקן||Moses Ashear Sion Ezra Levy wedding. September 20, 1938. Leaflet||
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