\”…though the prevailing direction is actually from the north-northwest. In contrast to the shamāl is the less frequent qaws from the southeast. The wind regimes of Najd and the Rubʿ al-Khali are complex, particularly during spring. The winds may come from any point of the compass and vary in intensity…\” – Encyclopaedia Britannica. Anouar Brahem: oud; Ustad Shaukat Hussain: tabla; Jan Garbarek: tenor & soprano saxophone.
Produced by Manfred Eicher.
illustration by ib.
▼ ANOUAR BRAHEM; JAN GARBAREK; SHAUKAT HUSSEIN: QAWS from \”Madar\” CD (ECM) 1994 (Germany)