ABOUT THE SHOW
Experience a night of avant-garde brilliance with iconic Iranian singer-songwriter, composer, and musician Mohsen Namjoo (Persian: محسن نامجو). In his music, Namjoo combines Iranian folk music with rock and blues influences, creating a fusion of past and present.
Renowned for pushing musical boundaries, Namjoo’s careful wordplay and subtle message of reform led the New York Times to dub him ‘the Bob Dylan of Iran’. Join us for an extraordinary evening of innovation and cultural fusion. Witness firsthand the unique artistry of an Iranian maestro who has left an indelible mark on the global music landscape.
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The VIP package includes best seats in the house and priority entry to the show.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Born in 1976 in Khorasan province, one of epicenters of poetry and music northeast of Iran, Mohsen Namjoo is a singer-songwriter, music scholar and setar (traditional Persian lute) player currently based in New York City. Featured on many world-renowned press outlets such as The New York Times, The Guardian, BBC, Los Angeles Times and many more, Namjoo is considered a visionary artist who speaks for the youth in Iran.
Seamlessly blending classical Persian music and scales with electric guitar, and rock and blues vocal techniques with Persian avaz (singing), he fuses the ancient with the current. His unique style of singing and effortless mixture of music from east and west has made him an iconic persona in contemporary world music.
Since his arrival to the U.S. in 2009, Namjoo has been touring the world to sold out concerts at prestigious halls, including: – Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco; Conservatorio Sala Verdi, Milan; Disney Hall and Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles; Barbican Hall, London; Symphony Space NYC; Volkswagen Arena, Istanbul. He is one of the few middle eastern artists who has following all across the world from Tehran to New York to Melbourne to Istanbul to Berlin and many more cities.
Mohsen Namjoo has released 13 albums and over 20 singles and has toured Australia three times previously.
PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES
Suitable for ages - ALL AGES