Jean-Guihen Queyras cello
Bijan Chemirani zarb, daf
Sokratis Sinopoulos lyra
In ancient times, Thrace was the centre of musical culture not only for Greece but also for many other surrounding countries.
Jean-Guihen Queyras will be bringing together modern and traditional music from the East, Turkey, Armenia, Iran and Western Europe together with kindred spirits – Iranian percussionists Bijan Chemirani and Keyvan Chemirani on zarb and daf and Greek lyra player Sokratis Sinopoulos.