Seyed Ali Jaberi is a world renowned award-winning maestro of the Tanbour. His albums have been hugely popular amongst lovers of traditional Sufi music. His most recent release “Psalms of Loneliness” was a bestseller, with Songlines Magazine giving it 4 out of 5 stars. He is considered to be among the foremost Tanbour virtuosi in the Persian speaking world and is currently touring and performing worldwide.
Born in 1987, Masoud Ghasemi is a highly skilled daf player who began his training with Maestro Behzad Shah-Mohammadi. In 2016 he founded the Sahba Daf Ensemble and the Persian Classical Music Ensemble. He has also collaborated on a variety of Persian music albums.
They are currently working on a music and theatre collaboration exploring the Persian poet Rumi’s life, setting his poetry to music using historical music pieces with a contemporary arrangement.