28 avril 2014

An instrument for all cultures

Going to see the beautiful film french-German-Kurdish "My sweet pepper land" the other day, we were fascinated by this magical scene where the main actress (subtle Golshifteh Farahani) plays an incredible instrument in the mountains in Kurdistan. Haunting music, it invades the soul and seems able to reconcile us with the world despite its blackness. But what is this instrument?? Circular, metallic, with bumps and hollows, watching the movie we think about a traditional Kurdish instrument : its sound calls to mind both bells, chimes,... [Lire la suite]
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