Jason Sagebiel

Jason Sagebiel in Phone Conversation with Jonathan Pieslak
8.19.07

(0:00) Brief Biography
(2:01) Working for the Department of Energy
(3:41) Graduating from School
(5:32) Musical Environment in Iraq
(6:40) Making a Guitar Neck for Practicing
(7:35) Making His Own Music Paper on Saddam’s Letterhead
(9:52) Mosques Competing Through Music
(11:42) Musical Possibilities in Iraq
(14:45) Learning the ‘ud
(16:53) Studying with Ali
(20:39) Ali’s Musical Background and Music Under Saddam
(24:00) His Group’s CD Player and Listening to Jack Johnson

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