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The Rahim Alhaj trio

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For this special feature Albuquerque's renowned composer/oud master Rahim Alhaj & his trio perform original tunes from the 2018 album "One Sky" and discuss the dynamics of presenting music from a group of Iraqi, Iranian & US nationals to audiences worldwide.

Recorded by Chip Borton with John Strader in Studio A on  August 28, 2019, the Trio are:
 
Rahim Alhaj, oud
Sourena Sefati: santour
Nick Baker: percussion
 
Most of the Rahim Alhaj catalog is available from Smithsonian Folkways.  Keep up with him at www.rahimalhaj.com