Roses from the dumping-ground of popular music
Merhaba is amongst the most beautiful songs I know.
It´s featured on this record in a sparse version only accompanied by a saz (turkish long neck lute)
This song is the reason why I added this record (and Livaneli).
Livaneli released this record whilst still in exile in Sweden.
He fled Turkey during the right wing dictatorship to become a prolific musician known throughout Europe. His work later in his life was often accompanied by ... read more