Friday 9th of November 2012 : 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Nafas – Outdoor Stage, Town Hall Square
Presented by the Cultural Arts Collective, NAFAS, meaning ‘breath’ in Farsi, is a music ensemble led by acclaimed tabla master Yama Sarshar, and music director and guitarist Richard Petkovic.
NAFAS’s new work Rhythms of Life combines world rhythms and melodies with the drumming practices of Afghanistan, India, Africa as well as western traditions.
NAFAS also features Mongolian throat singer and morin khuur (horse head fiddle) player Bukhchuluun Ganburged, harmonium player Ali Sarshar and percussionists Chris Fields and Philippe Lincy.