Lost in the Desert Sky


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The Royal Conservatory of Music and Tirgan together present a one-of-a-kind online concert honouring the legacy of one of Iran’s greatest vocalists, Mohammad Reza Shajarian (1940-2020): Lost in The Desert Sky – Kayhan Kalhor in Memory of Maestro Mohammad Reza Shajarian.

The concert was  filmed in  the spectacular Mahinistan Palace in Kashan, Iran and features all new music by Kayhan Kalhor with his ensemble and vocalist Hadi Hosseini.

Iranian-born Kayhan Kalhor.  is an internationally acclaimed virtuoso on the kamancheh (spiked fiddle), who through his many musical collaborations has been instrumental in popularizing Persian music around the world. He has studied the music of Iran’s many regions, in particular those of Khorason and Kordestan, and has toured the world as a soloist with various ensembles and orchestras including the New York Philharmonic and the Orchestre National de Lyon. He is co-founder of the renowned ensembles Dastan and Masters of Persian Music. Throughout their history together, Kayhan wrote many pieces for Shajarian. To honor his friend, he did so in the best way he knew how: composing new music in his memory.

Livestream broadcast available exclusively to residents of Ontario

Date(s) - 20/03/2021 - 21/03/2021
12:01 am - 11:59 pm

Online / En ligne

Price Range
$35.00 +

Event Artists
Kayhan Kalhor, kamanench (spiked Iranian fiddle), Hadam Hosseini, voice

Phone Number
416-408-0208 (Toll free /sans frais: 1-888-408-0208)

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