In addition to the streaming audio databases, UNC Chapel Hill owns many sound recordings of music from Middle Eastern countries that can be checked out from the Music Library. Search for them in the library catalog on keywords:
For example: "music middle east" or "music [country name]"
Some examples to browse:
|Music Armenia||Music Syria||Songs Arabic|
|Music Egypt||Music Turkey||Sufi Music|
|Music Iran||Sephardic music||Umm Kulthūm|
Alexander Street Press World Music
This resource of thousands of streamed audio albums and tracks can be accessed from on- or off-campus.
You can create playlists and download tracks, albums or playlists to your mobile device (for 48 hours)
Here are video tutorials on how to search in the database, use the video and audio players, create video and audio clips, and create playlists.