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"Zeina Zeina" Dance instrumental


One of the most popular belly-dance instrumentals, by the great Mohamed Abdel-Wahhab. Just an excerpt here, to illustrate Jins Hijaz.
See the following analyses: Jins Hijaz, Jins Hijaz BaggageJins Hijazkar

Maqam Hijaz

Composer: M. Abdel-Wahhab

Performer: Abdel-Wahhab Orchestra

Zeina Zeina (complete recording)


melody uses both step below tonic, and up to 6