IRAQI MAWAL & MAQAMS is an album from musician Farida. "Maqam" is an indigenous style of singing in Iraq. A representative sample in world music for what exists beyond the already recognized.
Personnel: Mohammed Gomar, Mohammed Gomar (violin, double bass); Ala' Al-Hargani (keyboards); Wissam Ayoub, Wissam Ayyoub (tabla).
Recording information: Baghdad Sound Studios (04/30/1997).
Photographers: Ali Mandalawi; Ali Mandalawi.
Arranger: Mohammed Gomar.