SOAS University of London

Department of Music, School of Arts

Track 8: Kyugai / Inflame

Following from Spring Song, we hear the same ensemble give a composition by the Uzbek folk composer Yunus Rjabi (1897-1976) that as a song sets the poetry of Hamid Alimjan. Rjabi was a People's Artist of Uzbekistan, an academic, and the winner of the Uzbek State Prize for Composition.