The vocal and instrumental drones of this meditative piece in Shustar mugham resonate with echoes of Indian rags and Middle East maqams. Featuring the vibrant voice of Sami Yusuf, its aim is to immerse the listener’s spirit in contemplation.
Ateshgah, The Fire Temple, is an 18th century structure in Baku that speaks of the land’s Zoroastrian past.
Musical Director & Composer: Sami Yusuf
Creative Producer & Director: Andrei Boltenko
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Mixed & Mastered by Vishnu Rajan @ Andante Studios
Video editing and post-production by Omar Al-Balushi @ Andante Studios
Commissioned by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Azerbaijan