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Music - Tajikistan patriotic poems

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Tajik music is closely related to Central Asian forms. The classical music is shash-maqam (six-modes in Persian). Dastgah being the name for Persian modes, and maqams being the name for modes more generally.  Shash-maqam which Uzbeks also developed classical music of Tajiks and made their own.

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