Comments: 6 Comments

This page has hierarchy - Child pages: Maqsoum, 4/4 Shimmy, Ayoub, Baladi / Masmoudi Saghir, Basic Egyptian (Step-Push)

Definitions and key words/phrases for Hadia site.  

Click on the purple terms for more detailed definitions.


A Turkish/Greek 8 count rhythm that can be slow (American version) or up tempo, which will determine the type and quality of the movement. It is more common in Turkish, Lebanese and Syrian music, less in Egyptian.

 Click Here to hear a sound clip demonstrating Chiftitelli.

Powered by MyInstantGlossary WordPress Plugin

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.