Traditional Persian music and its potential for contemporary Western music are the focus of this special programme. Before the Iranian virtuosos Majeed Qadiani and Niloufar Mohseni play the traditional instruments Tār, Setār and Tonbak Wolfgang von Schweinitz transfers the special moods of Persian music into his own musical language in “My Persia”.
Helge Slaatto violin
Frank Reinecke double bass
Majeed Qadianie tār and setār
Niloufar Mohseni Tonbak
Wolfgang von Schweinitz
Plainsound Duo "My Persia"
Improvisations on the tār, setār and tonbak on selected dastgāhs of the radif of traditional Persian music
A joint initiative of Berliner Festspiele / Musikfest Berlin and musica viva of the Bayerischer Rundfunk