Mujawwad recitation: surah al-Furqan

by ReciteinTune on October 28, 2011

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Quran recitation video: Surah al-kahf

by ReciteinTune on August 15, 2011


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Feast your hearts on this!

by ReciteinTune on August 12, 2011

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Ahh … Ramadan is here … alhamdulillah … and there’s no better time to be kickin’ it ol’ school. And by that of course, we mean cranking up your speakers and filling your homes and cars with the beautiful sound of the Quran … recited by the master Qurra from back in the day: Minshawi, […]

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Super ramadan dua

by ReciteinTune on August 4, 2011

The month of the Quran is here, alhamdulillah … so I’d like to share with you a dua related to the Quran. Learn this dua and try to include it in your regular dua routine: As for the full dua, Ibn Mas’ud reported that the Prophet (sallallahu alaihi wa sallam) said, “If any servant of […]

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Recitation video + a few tips

by ReciteinTune on July 19, 2011

Here’s a recitation I did a few months ago at my cousin’s wedding. Following the video are a few observations/tips for reciters as well as aspiring reciters … so please scroll down and take a look. First things first … here is the audio-only-video: And now, for a few points of observation and tips for […]

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Quran recitation in different tunes

by ReciteinTune on June 13, 2011

In these two videos I demonstrate the same ayahs being recited in different tune patterns (maqamat). Videos such as these will inshaAllah help you to differentiate between the different maqamat. Also, these videos will inshaAllah help you to appreciate how the same ayah can be recited in different tune patterns, creating a different sound/feel while […]

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Learn maqam hijaz for Quran recitation

by ReciteinTune on March 29, 2011

In this post, I’ll provide examples of maqam hijaz from various world-famous reciters to help you learn the maqamat in order to learn to recite the Quran beautifully. Maqam Hijaz is the sound of calling out, the sound of longing, and the sound of reaching out. It is a very beautiful tune, and in addition […]

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Video series RELAUNCHED!

by ReciteinTune on February 10, 2011

Last October, we had released a 10-part video series introducing the study of the maqamat (tune patterns used in recitation). Alhamdulillah the series was a great success, and many of you who missed out the first time have been asking for the chance to sign up for it once again. I’m pleased to announce that […]

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Learn the language of Quranic sound!

by ReciteinTune on November 5, 2010

If you’ve studied some tajweed and are looking to further improve the beauty of your recitation, I’d highly recommend that at the very least, you have a basic familiarity with the maqamat. Allow me to explain by use of an analogy: If a child grows up in an English-speaking home, they’ll naturally pick up the […]

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Learn Maqam Saba – more recitation links

by ReciteinTune on October 15, 2010

As promised in today’s video lesson on maqam Saba, here are some more links to help you learn the pattern of maqam Saba. I’ve tried my best to pick out clips where it’ll be easy for you to pick out the pattern of maqam Saba so that you can learn to identify it. If you […]

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