Skip to main content

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

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

.