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New Release | Kayhan Kalhor - I Will Not Stand Alone on World Village


kayhan_kalhor_0.jpgOn this recording Kayhan Kalhor debuts a new instrument, the "Shah Kaman", designed especially for him, with accompaniment by the rarely heard bass santour. It is a meditation on one of the most difficult stages in his life, where darkness and violence seemed to be taking over yet through music and his connection to the people, hope rises. This album is bittersweet reflection on love, life and country. Read more »

New Release for Trio Chemirani , Trio Cheminari Invite on Accords Croises


Seven years after their previous recording, the Persian percussionists Trio Chemirani return, nourished by rich musical experimentation and by meetings with musicians from the Mediterranean, the Middle East, and Africa. Father Djamchid and sons Keyvan and Bijan have all collaborated musically with a large and diverse array of musicians over the years, many of which recordings have appeared on Accords Croises. Read more »

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