Thursday, May 10, 2012

Satiroglu, Asik Veysel

Asik Veysel Satiroglu(1894-1973), Turkish poet, songwriter, a baglama and saz virtuoso, the prominent representative of the Anatolian ashik, tradition in the 20th century. He was blind for the most of his life. His songs have usually sad tunes, often talking about inevitability of death.

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