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... A collection of writings on Jewish and Islamic musical traditions is reviewed (Variorum Collected Studies Series; Ashgate, 2007). ...
... The author argues that Islamic beliefs and attitudes can complicate participation in music ... perspectives of music educators, Islamic scholars and parents with personal connections to this issue, the ... article illustrates what the current situation in Ontario looks like and the factors that can complicate participation in cartain music activities for Muslims. ...
Heavy Metal Islam
Songlines (2011) , No. 75, pp. 55-59
... Cairo's Tahrir Square and traces the history and power of heavy metal music in the Islamic world. ...
... importance of Sama in Islamic theology and emphasizes the relation of music to poetry in Islamic mysticism ... Offers a scholarly study of mystical music and dance in the Persian Sufi tradition and focuses on ... the Sufi practice of Sama which incorporates music and dance into meditation. Details the ...
Gendering Islam: Ms Undastood and the Search for Alternative Models of Black Womanhood
Muziki (2011) Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 60-71

The aim of this article is to explore how black musicians, particularly those who proclaim a close relation with Islam, are using the cultural images from Islam to create new identities within black communities. Little has been written on the ...

... emerging mainstream but black male dominated Islamic popular musical culture. The aim of this article is ... dominated Islamic popular musical culture. [PUBLICATION ABSTRACT] ...
... Reviews the compilation album "The Music of Islam." Calls the album a fantastic collection. ...
Performing belief and reviving Islam: Prominent (white male) converts in Muslim revival conventions
Performing Islam (2013) Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 207-226

This article argues that by successfully performing their belief and ostensibly embodying its effects, western converts to Islam (especially prominent white converts in Reviving the Islamic Spirit conventions held annually in United States and Canada) believe for the rest of ...

... effects, western converts to Islam (especially prominent white converts in Reviving the Islamic Spirit ... converts to Islam (especially prominent white converts in Reviving the Islamic Spirit conventions held ...
... of popular culture, including music, film, print media and the Internet, is reviewed. ...
Mappila Muslims of Kerala--Text in the life and life in the text: Towards a complementary model
Performing Islam (2013) Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 227-246

This article is based on the field study of ritual practice known as Kutheeratheeb prevalent among Kerala Muslims. Through the Kutheeratheeb performance, a Mappila seeks the help of God through the mediatory power of saints and it also results in ...

... Islamic practices in Kerala. This article is based on the field study of ritual practice known as ... to icotypification of Islamic practices in Kerala. [PUBLICATION ABSTRACT] ...
Ghazal Original
FRoots (2005) Vol. 27, No. 5, pp. 32-33
... of the ghazal, a poetic form native to Islamic culture. ...
... incorporation of music in Islamic mysticism, and the deep penetration of religious tenets to the spheres of human life and musical expression. ... gegensätzlishce Konzepte" which examines two contradictory concepts of the Hindu faith and of Islam in music ...
... Badley reviews a three-disc recording of sung Islamic sacred poetry, performed by Syrian muzzein Hassan Haffar. ...
Peace Train: Delayed
Goldmine (2001) Vol. 27, No. 22, pp. 10
... music and his conversion to Islam. Quotes Islam on his perceived mellow troubadour persona, and his ...
Music and Religion in Islam
Acta Musicologica (1997) Vol. 69, No. 2, pp. 143-155
... Investigates some of the religious and ideological arguments against the use of music in Islamic ... that the preponderance of sects with ritual music and dance was seen as another threat by fundamentalist Islamic theoreticians. ... group the enjoyment of music with other forbidden pleasures associated with profligate living. Suggests ...
... Woelfle reviews "The Music of Islam," a 17-CD anthology of music from Islamic countries, produced ... included.) The anthology includes both spiritual and worldly music. The reviewer finds the anthology to be "an editorial master-achievement." ...
... An album rooted in Dagbamba music is reviewed. ...