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Ishaq al-Mawsili

Ishaq al-Mawsili ( إسحاق الموصلي ) or Ishaq Mawsili ( اسحاق موصلی ) (born 150 AH, 767 CE in Rey, Iran - died 235 AH, 850 CE in Baghdad, Iraq) was a Persian musician of the Abbasid court at the time of Harun al-Rashid. He was born into family of musicians from Kufa in Iraq; his father Ibrahim al-Mawsili held the same position before him.