Burnside Album Details

Al A'dhami, Hussein, Maqams In Divine Enchantment

Hussein Al A'dhami is regarded as one of the most renowned Iraqi maqam singers of this age. The 'Ambassador of Iraqi Maqam' played an important role in the preservation of this genre and music tradition and in spreading this music over the world. In addition to his distinguished voice and great musical talent Hussein al A'dhami has a solid academic music background and knowledge. He graduated at the Iraqi Music Institute and received a BA degree in Musical Sciences from the Iraqi Academy of Arts, together with Mohamed Hussein Gomar, the djoze player who produced this album. They were the first two graduates.