Traditional Balkan group
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from the indescribable and hypnotic rhythms of the Balkans, to the sinuous melodies of Medieval Italian, Ottoman and Arabic classical music
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Balkan, Arabic, Asian music, Armenian, Greek music, World music
-Alaydım elin elime
-Bülbülüm altım kafeste
-Ne feryad edersin
-Al sazını sen sevdiceğim
-Amed nesim-I subh dem
-Çektim elimi gayri
-Various peşrev & semai
-Aghrabe zolfe kalat
-Samra ya Samra
-Foug e nakhal
-Hal asmer al loun
Bulgarian / Macedonian
-Ajde bre dilber
-Ajde, mala stana
-Ajde şto de djumbuş
-Çije e ona mome
-Gjura beli belo platno
-Jas ke ti dojdam
-Jove male mome
-Kade se çulo
-Kinisalo male mome
-Koga me ma rodila
-Mori Zlata se e bolna
-Pavle me pie
-Raspukala, Šar Planina
-Črna Gorska oro
What do your clients love most about your performances?
One of the most common comments about our performances is 'Transported!'. The combination of high quality performance of various musical styles, with the stunning look and presentation sets the mood perfectly.
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
Ross Daly for all our styles. Macedonian artists like Pece Atanasovski and Stefan Staojkovski. Turkish artist like Göksel Baktagir, Murat Aydemir and Şevval Sam. Various Iranian including Hüseyin Alizade and many female Iranian singers.
Do you have different line-up options?
Our standard is two performers with mix of voice, ouds, tambura, baglama saz, gajda and percussion. We can perform as a trio with a percusionist to add extra energy.
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
We are usually quite flexible with reasonable changes in timings.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
Yes, we can provide iPod service in breaks.
How much time do you need to set up?
Usually 1 hour is sufficient.
Can you roam around while you perform?
When playing acoustically we can move about. This would usually be instrumental though some vocal styles would be suitable.
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
Yes, we can tailor out set lists to specific situations. We usually present a well considered mix of styles (Turkish, Persian, Bulgarian/North Macedonian, Arabic) but we can focus in on one particular style if prefered, and include specific requests from our lists.
Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?
Our PA is included in the quote.
Can you learn song requests before the event?
We would do our best to learn and play specific pieces if they are within the scope of our instruments.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Up to 1 hour||£550|
|Up to 2 hours||£600|
|Up to 3 hours||£700|
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