Dastan Ensemble have been praised for an “elegance and rhythmic swing that makes music levitate”. Established in 1991 by Hamid Motabassem, the ensemble comprises some of the greatest living performers of Persian classical music. Amongst its members it counts Barbat player Hossein Behroozinia, Tar and Setarist Hamid Motebassem, Saeed Farajpouri plays the Kamancheh, and the accomplished line up is compelted by percussionists Pejman Hadadi and Behnam Samani. Having toured internationally, and with the ensemble and its individual members lauded with awards, Dastan Ensemble are amongst the best performers of Persian music anywhere in the world today.
Emirates NBD Classics – Dastan Ensamble
Venue Centrepoint Theatre - Dubai Community Theatre & Arts Centre Mall of the Emirates Dubai