Blog Index
The journal that this archive was targeting has been deleted. Please update your configuration.
Navigation
« emma leads world premiere of Mike Batt's musical, The Men who march away | Main | east end film festival and docklands sinfonia july 1st 2016 - the battle of the somme »
Thursday
May052016

the kamkars at the barbican june 19th (in aid of children of war)

Emma will be leading the Docklands Sinfonia in an exciting concert at the Barbican on June 19th. The orchestra will be joining soloists from exhilarating Iranian ensemble The Kamkars to perform the orchestral works of their director, Hooshang Kamkar, followed by a performance from the Kamkars Ensemble of their traditional music.


A large musical family, The Kamkars have been creating music together since they first began practising together in their childhood homes. Their performances fully explore the music of their homeland, taking in everything from traditional Persian music to Kurdish song. This concert is a chance to see two sides of the ensemble’s work – from Hooshang Kamkar’s orchestral compositions, fully realised by the Docklands Sinfonia, to their entrancing traditional music.

Above all, The Kamkars are defined by their astonishing musicality – instrumental lines weave and interlock, and each piece is intricately arranged. This virtuosity heightens the emotional impact of their performances, from moving traditional melodies to jubilant folk song.

Book tickets here:

http://www.barbican.org.uk/music/event-detail.asp?id=19596&pg=9759

References (2)

References allow you to track sources for this article, as well as articles that were written in response to this article.
  • Response
    Reverse lookup mobile number 1 236 Victoria-BC
  • Response
    Response: Assignment Labs
    Thank you very much for your valuable writing about barbican music. Many things I have gotten here on music strategy.

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>