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Portraits of the Near East - Armenian, Turkish, Arabic & Greek Music

George Mgrdichian, The Gomidas Band, Hank Mardigian, Roger Mgrdichian & George Terkhanian

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Biography

Born: 1935 in New York, NY

Genre: World

Years Active: '70s, '80s, '90s

George Mgrdichian was American jazz's premier proponent of the oud, the pear-shaped lute most common in Middle Eastern folk music. Born and raised in New York City, Mgrdichian was a largely self-taught musician who first took up the clarinet, joining a traditional Armenian band while in his teens. When the group's oud player was drafted into military service, Mgrdichian was forced to learn the instrument in a matter of days. He nevertheless studied clarinet at the Juilliard School of Music, but majored...
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Portraits of the Near East - Armenian, Turkish, Arabic & Greek Music, George Mgrdichian
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  • $11.88
  • Genres: World, Music
  • Released: Aug 14, 2009

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