Monday 13th July
Music and songs from ancient Persia. Thousand-year-old traditional sounds and lyrics.
Intimate melodies and mournful songs from classical Persian music, lively rhythms shaping the verses of mystical Persian poets, traditional music expressing the colourful culture of Iran. The Iranian musician and singer Farzaneh Joorabchi who plays the setar, a Persian lute, stands out internationally for her versatile voice and offers a varied programme with both rhythmical and meditative music from her tradition.