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Nowruz Celebration

March 6, 2011 @ 7:00 pm - April 9, 2011 @ 5:00 pm

Shams Ensemble featuring

Kaykhorso, Tahmoures & Sohrab Pournazeri

Vocals: Alireza Ghorbani

Persian Arts Society and KIRN670AM Present

Nowruz Celebration
with Shams Ensemble and Alireza Ghorbani

Kaykhosro Pournazeri / Group leader, Composer, Tar & Tanbour
Tahmoures Pournazeri / Composer, Barbat(ud) & Tanbour
Sohrab Pournazeri / Composer, Kamancheh & Tanbour
Hamidreza Taghavi / Santour
Neda khaki / Tanbour
Shahab Paranj / Percussions
Hussein Zahawy / Daf, Dayrereh, Dohol
Kemal Ceylan / Sorna & Duduk

The highly acclaimed Shams Ensemble of Keykhosro, Tahmoures and Sohrab Pournazeri will present a dynamic set of music influenced by Sufi traditions and arranged especially for the Persian New Year or Nowruz. Backed by an array of percussive instruments, the Ensemble’s rhythmic and melodic sections, innovative arrangements, and impassioned compositions ride on the poetry of Mowlana Jalaloddin (Rumi). Vocalist Alireza Ghorbani a young singer of the highest order accompanies Shams Ensemble in the upcoming performance +13104991477


March 6, 2011 7:00 pm
April 9, 2011 5:00 pm


Unnamed Venue
Shams Ensemble Los Angeles, CA United States