Exemplifying the cosmopolitan creative crucible of New York, five high-profile musicians hailing from Greece, Macedonia, Turkey, and Brooklyn come together to energetically expand on Eastern Mediterranean, Balkan, Indian, and Latin flavors, merged with powerful jazz and funk backbone. It all started when Athens-born Panagiotis Andreou heard Macedonian clarinetist Ismail Lumanovski rip through some traditional Balkan tunes one night in a small New York jazz club.
Tamer Pinarbasi – Kanun
Panagiotis Andreou – Bass
Ismail Lumanovski – Clarinet
Engin Gunaydin – Drums
Marius Van den Brink – Keyboard