IMC 2006: Sessions

Session 1027: Music across the Mediterranean - From Persia to Al-Andalus, I: Persian Music from the Timurids to the Ottomans

Wednesday 12 July 2006, 09.00-10.30

Sponsor:Centre for Mediterranean Studies, University of Leeds / Society for the Medieval Mediterranean
Organiser:Gerald Crowson, Society for the Medieval Mediterranean, Norwich
Moderator/Chair:Ian Richard Netton, Department of Arabic & Middle Eastern Studies, University of Leeds
Paper 1027-aMusic in 15th-Century Herat and Samarqand: Towards a Social History of Music under the Timurids
(Language: English)
Hooman Asadi, Department of Music, University of Tehran
Index terms: Islamic and Arabic Studies, Music
Paper 1027-bMusical Interactions between the Early Safavid and Ottoman Courts
(Language: English)
Amir Hossein Pourjavady, Department of Music, University of Tehran
Index terms: Islamic and Arabic Studies, Music
Paper 1027-cMusic and Gender in Safavid Persia
(Language: English)
Sasan Fatemi, Department of Music, University of Tehran
Index terms: Islamic and Arabic Studies, Music
Abstract

This session will explore the rich musical life of Persia at a time when it held a position of cultural primacy in the Islamic world.