> Anthology of Maluf, Arab-andalusian music, vol. 1
Tunisian Radio Orchestra
cond. Ahmed Bel Eljia
with Khemais Tarnane, 'ud tunsi
and Kaddour Srarfi, violin.
Maluf remains one of the major expressions of Tunisian classical music and has maintained the refinements of its multi-secular origins at the crossroads of the Andalusian and Ottoman traditions. Each work called Nuba, is a vocal and instrumental suite in which are interspersed vocal improvisations and instrumental solos.
Vocals, violin, flute nay, lute 'ud tunsi, zither qanun, percussion instruments.