Arabic Music Lyrical Composition Types: Episode 3 (The Mawwal) - ARABIC MUSIC LYRICAL COMPOSITION TYPES : EPISODE 3 (AL-MAWWAL)

Lyrical Composition Type 3 :  Al-Mawwal

Kinds of lyrical music composition:

Arabic lyrical music composition varies according to the different melodic building systems and structure


It is the most popular kind of singing, formed into ‘Zajal’ and dependent in composition on verbal alliteration, it was said that the first to come up with a Mawwal were the Baramekah after being held by Harun Al- Rasheed.