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V.19 No.38 | 9/23/2010
Douglas Kent Hall

Feature

Rahim AlHaj Plays for Peace at ¡Globalquerque!

Six continents and a world premiere in two days

Oud player Rahim AlHaj will take the stage Saturday night at the ¡Globalquerque! world music festival to premiere works from his new album, Little Earth. When he does, don’t be surprised to see tears in his eyes.

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V.19 No.12 | 3/25/2010
Eyvind Kang, Bill Frisell and Rahim AlHaj

Spotlight

Where the Sweetness Is

Rahim AlHaj, Bill Frisell and Eyvind Kang perform The Baghdad/Seattle Suite

As they stood in the wings at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis in early February, about to perform The Baghdad/Seattle Suite publicly for the first time, Iraqi oud player Rahim AlHaj and Americans guitarist Bill Frisell and violist Eyvind Kang heard their cue to go onstage.

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