"Born in Tbilisi, Nargil Mehtiyeva aka A q Nargil has been playing saz (longneck lute) and singing since the age of 15. Fluent in Azerbaijani, Georgian, and Russian, Nargil represents the cosmopolitan heritage of old Tbilisi, a city once known as a meeting point for multilingual a q bards who would travel through the region serving as conduits for news, ideas, music and culture. Nargil is currently the only female a q living and performing in the ethnic Azeri region of Georgia, and has been teaching the art to new generations. This is a recording of A q Nargil 's first concert in the UK. Recorded live at Cafe Oto on the 18th October 2014 by James Dunn." (label info)
in stock | UK| 2016| OTO ROKU | 23.90

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