With this latest project, Jiraan is looking for the roots of the sirto(s). Sirto(s) (or Syrtos, συρτός in Greek) is an instrumental form of music found in the Greek, Turkish and Arabic music traditions.
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In this ambitious production fourteen musicians set to work on the minimalistic piece "In C" by Terry Riley.
With virtuoso performances on traditional instruments, Toasaves focuses on Wannes van de Velde's repertoire with references to Early Music, traditional music from the Greek islands, classical court music from Istanbul and folk music from Afghanistan!