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Shaheen, Simon

Overview
Works: 51 works in 127 publications in 7 languages and 1,764 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  History  Nonfiction films  Music  Flamenco music  Rai (Music)  Rebetika  Folk music  Art music  Popular music 
Roles: Performer, Musician, Composer, Instrumentalist, Author, Conductor, Arranger, Singer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Simon Shaheen
 
Most widely held works by Simon Shaheen
Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout its history Hollywood has portrayed Arabs as buffoons or bandits. The video seeks to rectify this stereotyping by comparing it to other forms of racist imagery and by suggesting alternative narratives that treat the Arabs as human, not demons
Taqāsīm by Ali Jihad Racy( )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turath = Heritage by Simon Shaheen( Recording )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mediterranean café music( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in Multiple languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This album presents some of the diverse sounds that can be heard across the Mediterranean area, including raï, flamenco, rebétika and Sephardic music. Sampling the music of Algeria, Spain, France, Israel, Lebanon, Greece, Turkey, Sardinia, Albania, Italy, Corsica, Palestine, Morocco and Egypt, this album travels the ancient routes that the merchants of yesteryear navigated"--Booklet p. [3]
Blue flame by Simon Shaheen( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinship by Maya Beiser( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in German and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samai Nahawand ; Trayra Boia ; Kebyar Maya ; Khse Buon ; Tsmindo Ghmerto ; Kinship ; Desert mist
Taqāsīm : the art of improvisation in Arabic music by Ali Jihad Racy( Recording )

6 editions published in 1991 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two tenors and Qantara by Wadīʻ Ṣāfī( Recording )

4 editions published in 2000 in Arabic and English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxfam Arabia( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Arabic and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Arab world spans nearly twenty nations and a quarter of a billion people, and there are hundreds of folk styles that can be found between North Africa and the Persian Gulf ... Oxfam Arabia presents a cross-section of music from the region, including a variety of regional folk styles, raï, gnawa, wedding songs and Arab classical music. This album is produced in association with the major international charity Oxfam"--Container
Salṭanah by Simon Shaheen( Recording )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sami and the time of the troubles by Florence Parry Heide( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old Lebanese boy goes to school, helps his mother with chores, plays with his friends, and lives with his family in a basement shelter when bombings occur and fighting begins on his street
The music of Mohamad Abdel Wahab by Muḥammad ʻAbd al-Wahhāb( Recording )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turath : the masterworks of the Middle East by Simon Shaheen( Recording )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Save the world = Salvamm'o munno by Enzo Avitabile( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in Italian and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic tendencies by Mike Richmond( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven souls by Material (Musical group)( Recording )

5 editions published in 1989 in Undetermined and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue flame by Simon Shaheen( Recording )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For his fourth album Simon Shaheen fuses Arabic music with jazz, North African music, Mediterranean music, classical and more. The song Silk Tears also features an appearance by Billy Idol guitarist Steve Stevens
Next to nothing by Nicky Skopelitis( Recording )

in Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International Poetry Forum 25th anniversary collection( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NEAR EAST / the Art of Improvisation in Arabic Music( )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Mediterranean café music
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Sami and the time of the troubles
Alternative Names
Sahin Simon 1955-....

Šāhīn, Sīmūn 1955-...

Shahin Simon 1955-....

Simon Shaheen

Simon Shaheen Amerikaans componist

Simon Shaheen amerikansk komponist

Simon Shaheen amerikansk kompositör

Simon Shaheen compositeur américain

Simon Shaheen compositor estadounidense

Simon Shaheen compositor estatunidenc

Simon Shaheen US-amerikanischer Weltmusik-Künstler und Jazz-Komponist

סימון שאהין

סימון שאהין מלחין אמריקאי

سيمون شاهين

سيمون شاهين ملحن أمريكي

شاهين, سيمون

شاهين سيمون 1955-....

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