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Bolat brings the Mideast to Juneau

The poetry of Islamic mystic Rumi, images of Turkey, songs of the Sufi dervishes and the culture of...Many songs feature the lyrics of the 13th-century mystical poets Rumi and Yunus Emre. Sufism is a mystical aspect of Islam. Freeman said...
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...them,'' she said. Cafe hosts night of Rumi-inspired music JUNEAU - The life and works of 13th century Sufi poet Rumi will be celebrated in a concert Friday...musicians have written songs based on Rumi's poetry, and LaChapelle will also...
Weekend Best Bets collages than creations. Grimes has taken traditional Irish tunes, American folk songs, Biblical references, poetry by Rumi, a Doobie Brothers riff and a children's song, lines by Stephen Foster and Bob Dylan, sound effects from nature, heartwarming...
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...message is balanced with lots of Hollywood entertainment sensibilities. ``A Night of Rumi in Stories and Songs'' offers another religious viewpoint. Rumi, a 13th century Sufi poet, is still widely read today, and a group of musicians has...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...person vignettes from the lives of historical figures. Scientists Robert Oppenheimer and Dmitri Mendeleyev, mystics Milarepa and Rumi, and American social revolutionaries Harriet Tubman and Jane Addams are among the characters. La Chapelle used imagination...
Strength in music

...orchestral music program inspired by El Sistema's core values, such as teamwork, peer teaching/learning and joy." wrote Rumi Naito and Yutaka Kikugawa of Friends of El Sistema Japan, explaining the launch of the program in Soma.Naito, who now lives...
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...Thursday, Sunday and Saturday afternoon are $17 for adults, $13 for students and seniors and $8 for children. ``A Night of Rumi in Songs and Stories,'' 7 p.m. Friday, Cafe Myriad. With David LaChapelle, Betsy Sims, Jane Roodenburg, Julie Pigott...
Turkish singer Latif Bolat to perform at folk festival

...Turkish instruments he plays include the frame drum, ney flute, kanun and oud. Turkish devotional poetry from 13th century mystics Rumi and Yunus Emre are sprinkled throughout his program. For more information, visit
Juneau Empire Online Archive Entertainment News: Songs from 'Unmarked Boxes' 1/22/98 named for a poem by the 13th Century mystic Jelaludin Rumi. Three of his poems appear on the album, set to music written...Roodenburg. Andy Ferguson played sitar, dobro and tablas on the Rumi tracks, lending them ``just a little bit of the Eastern atmosphere...
Photos: The 34th Alaska Folk Festival

...N.M. Latif Bolat plays traditional acoustic Turkish instruments and may recite devotional poetry from 13th century mystics Rumi & Yunus Emre. 10:00 p.m. Kid Burfl, Haines. Don't look now, but someone is reading this over your shoulder, be cool...


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