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Classical Music of Iran: The Dastgah Systems

Various Artists
Classical Music of Iran: The Dastgah Systems

Ella Zonis Mahler’s compilation of these Iranian classical music performers was originally issued on Folkways Records in 1966. Ten of the twelve model melodic patterns (dastgahs) are represented here, in a variety of instrumental and vocal performances.

Track Listing

101
Dastgah of Mahour Ahmad Ebadi 9:27
102
Avaz of Bayate Esfahan Mohamad Heydari 7:43
103
Avaz of Afshari Asghar Baharai 3:16
104
Dastgah of Shour Khatereh Parvaneh 11:02
105
Dastgah of Chahargah Houshang Zarif 4:52
106
Dastgah of Homayoun Hassan Kassayi 4:30
107
Dastgah of Segah Ali Tajvidi, Nasser Effetah, and Hossein Fakhtei 11:37
108
Avaz of Bayate Tork Houshang Zarif 6:10
109
Avaz of Abu Ata Housang Zarif and Khatereh Parveneh 9:28
110
Avaz of Dashti Ahmad Ebadi 5:24

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