Jordi Savall & Hespèrion XXI
photo: Vico Chamla | Viola da gamba
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
8 PM | Tickets
Their program explores Istanbul, music from the Ottoman Empire in dialogue with the Armenian, Greek and Sephardic traditions. This program features Eastern instruments with kanun, oud, ney and duduk, santur and vièle à archet.
Music from the Ottoman Empire in dialogue with the Armenian, Greek & Sephardic traditions
Taksim, a style of Balkan and Middle Eastern musical improvisation, on Sephardic, Armenian, Turkish and Greek themes, featuring oud, kanun, santur and other instruments.
HESPÈRION XXI and musicians from Turkey (Hakan Güngör, kanun, Yurdal Tokcan, oud) , Armenia (Haïg Sarikouyoumdjian, ney & duduk), Greece (Dimitri Psonis, santur), Morocco (Driss El Maloumi, oud), and Spain (David Mayoral, percussions)
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