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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume X : Genres: Middle East and North Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Qurbah (Arabic for bagpipe, literally ‘waterbag’) is a genre of popular music and dance that bloomed in the Batinah region of the Sultanate of Oman in the first half of the 1990s. In an environment of highly developed and socially codified...