1. THE ZIG ZAG QUARTET
Date: Monday, February 21, 2011
Venue: the University of the Streets (130 east 7th street. 2nd floor. NY)
A night of challanging Jazz featuring Hilliard Greene – double bass, Francisco Roldan – guitar, Alexander Wu – piano, and Danny Mallon – percussion.
2. Meredith Monk
Text by Sohrab Saadat Ladjevardi
Let me introduce a new Iranian-Turkish music and poetry project from Brooklyn, New York: Linebreak.
1.Linebreak: Poetics of Iran
Date: Saturday, June 26, 2010
Venue: Zora Art Space (315 4th Avenue between 3rd and 2nd streets in Park Slope, Brooklyn)
Ticket: $8 (donation)
Genre: Iranian poetry and music
Presenting a sampling of Persian poets, such as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muḥammad Balkhī, Baba Taher, Shams e Maghrebi, and Mohammad-Reza Shafiei Kadkani, among others, through spoken word and music.
Performing members are: Sara Goudarzi (vocal & poetry)
Aida Shahghasemi (vocal & Daf)
Sinan Gündoğdu (Saz & Oud)