For those of you who are not familiar with Syrian music, here is a short sample of some of the finest playing you will ever hear, by the great master Muhammad Qadri Dalal. Dalal, who hails from Aleppo, is not only a master of the instrument, he is also a distinguished composer and educator, an important scholar of the music, and and all around great person.


Have a listen to these Aleppine strings, and may they tug your heart strings with their sonorous beauty.


Click here to listen.