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Layla and Majnun

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Layla and Majnun is a classical Arabian love story. It is based on the real story of a young man called Qays ibn al-Mulawwah from the northern Arabian Peninsula,[6] in the Umayyad era during the 7th century. There were two Arabic versions of the story at the time.[7] In one version, he spent his youth together with Layla, tending their flocks. In the other version, upon seeing Layla he fell passionately in love with her. In both versions, however, he went mad when her father prevented him from marrying her; for that reason he came to be called Majnun Layla, which means “Driven mad by Layla”. To him were attributed a variety of incredibly passionate romantic Arabic poems, considered among the foremost examples of the Udhari school.

Improvisation with Hollywood Strings and Kontakt French Horns - gotta work on taming those horns a bit.

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richardlaceves said

very nice,, as always i am amazed by your art

Guest said

Wow, stirring stuff!

Guest said

Yes indeed cool!

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Norm said

Cool story about Majnun. Very pro sounding production. Horns sound great to me.