SYMPOSIUM AND WORKSHOP
“Plucked String Music: Evolutions”
Day 2 – 4:45pm-5:15pm
Performance techniques of the Eishan Ensemble
EISHAN ENSEMBLE (Iran)
Group leader: Hamed Sadeghi
Eishan Ensemble along with featuring musicians playing with Eishan, was formed with the purpose of creating new music for our present time, for communities seeking a sense of reverence, tranquility, and combination of east and west. Eishan plays original compositions of Hamed Sadeghi who is a Persian traditional music specialist is and devoted to revealing the harmony and unity between different cultures. Our music is rooted in eastern music, as well as having Western influences, bridging the East and the West. Our music is designed to be enjoyed by audiences across all cultural divides, and is absolutely contemporary, yet drawing on the beauty of ancient modes and traditions.