Far Seas Ensemble (fusion of east & west)
April 29 @ 8:30 pm - April 30 @ 12:00 am
FAR SEAS ENSEMBLE (Fusion of East & West)
Foundry616 welcomes back this exciting 7-piece group, whose striking and atmospheric music is a thrilling live experience.
Formed in 2002, Far Seas is a world fusion band combining instruments from various parts of the world, including: Kamancheh (Persian string instrument), Tonbak and Daf (Persian drums),Egyptian Nay, Ecuadorian Wooden Flute, Flamenco & Classical Guitar, Latin and Middle-Eastern Percussions, Vocals, Violin and more.
The ensemble is led by multi-award winning Iranian composer and multi-instrumentalist Davood A. Tabrizi, a pioneer of world fusion music on the Australian scene since 1980. Recognised as one of the most exciting and innovative performers on the world music scene today, he brings together a dynamic collaboration between culturally diverse artists to present this musical celebration of East & West fusion. Trained in Western and Persian Classical music, Davood has written, recorded and performed music for film, theatre, television and more, throughout Australia, Iran, Canada and USA.