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Hafez Nazeri: Rumi Symphony Project - Untold

Release Date: 03/11/2014 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 783090   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Hafez Nazeri
Performer:  Matt HaimovitzShahram NazeriGlen VelezZakir Hussain,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rumi Symphony Project
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Steeped in the rich heritage of Persian music, young composer/multi-instrumentalist Hafez Nazeri strikes out on a bold new path to create Untold, a fusion of musical languages with a spiritual quest at its heart. Nazeri draws on classical traditions of both Iran and the West, seamlessly adding jazz and other world cultures to the mix.This new music, played by the Rumi Symphony Project and such guest artists as the legendary percussionist Zakir Hussain, Grammy®-winning drummer Glen Velez, and his father, iconic singer Shahram Nazeri, places Hafez Nazeri at the epicenter of the important new voices on the global stage. The Western classical tradition plays a part, in the deeply meditative contributions of cellist Matt Haimovitz and Read more Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center violist Paul Neubauer. Untold is a multi-layered and illuminating experience, taking the listener from the center of stillness to a dancing, joyous state within the space of a few tracks. Read less

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Untold by Hafez Nazeri
Performer:  Matt Haimovitz (Cello), Shahram Nazeri (Voice), Glen Velez (Percussion),
Zakir Hussain (Percussion), Paul Neubauer (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rumi Symphony Project

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