A Sad Morning, Every Morning: Kinan Azmeh's Music for Syria

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Syrian clarinet player Kinan Azmeh. (Photo: kinanazmeh.com)

Kinan Azmeh is one of the rising stars of Syrian music. Born in Damascus, he moved to the United States to train at the Juilliard School in New York. He's now working on a doctorate in the city. But he dreams of returning to his hometown.