Maestro Kayhan Kalhor Ensemble
Passionate Poems of Rumi
Four-time GRAMMY nominee Kayhan Kalhor is an internationally acclaimed virtouso on the Kamancheh, who's performances of traditional Persian music and multiple collaborations have attracted audiences around the globe.
This 2012 Tour will feature sings from his latest album "I will not stand alone"
Part one - The Art of Improvisation
Songs from Kalhor's latest album recognized as top 10-world music album on Songlines magazine and Mezzo TV.
Performed by Kayhan Kalhor and Ali Bahrami Fard (New developed instrument, Shah Kaman & Santur Bass).
Part two - Poems of Rumi
Composer: Kayhan Kalhor (Dastgah-e-Nava)
The Kayhan Kalhor Ensemble performs new interpretations of Persian classical music with Siamak Jahangiry (Ney-flute)m Hossein Alishapor (Vocal), Ali Bahrami fard (Santur Bass), Rozbeh Rahimi (Santur-hammered dulcimer), Hadi Azarpira (Tar-lute) and Alireza Mollahosseini (Tombak-percussion).
Rumi's work have transcended national and ethnic borders for centuries.
BBC News has described Rumi as the "most popular poet in America".
Tickets: £22 - £28 - £35
Barbican Centre: HallSilk Street
London Greater London United Kingdom EC2Y 8DS