29 April Saturday – Far Seas Ensemble (Fusion of East & West)
Saturday 29 April 2017, 8.30pm
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), Taar & Baglama(Persian &Turkish String Instrument), Ecuadorian Wooden Flute, Flamenco & Classical Guitar, Latin and Middle-Eastern Percussions,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.
“Superb …… 10/10” (Dennis Nicholson, Australian Soundtracks)
“a moving, cross-ethnic soundtrack” (Frank Hatherleigh, Screen International)
General Admission, Concession, Dinner & Show – 7pm, Dinner & Show – 8pm, Premium Dinner & Show, Drinks & Show
Date: 29 April 2017
Start time: 20:30
End time: 23:00
Venue: Foundry 616
Phone: 02 9211 9442