Van Diemen’s Band and Ensemble Kaboul | Where everything is music
1 March 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm AEDT$24
This concert is live streamed from Frying Pan Studios, MONA on Australian Digital Concert Hall
To attend this concert in person, please visit The Van Diemen’s Band website here.
Australia’s Baroque supergroup meets traditional and sacred Persian heritage.
This project is a collaboration between Tasmania’s Van Diemen’s Band, Ensemble Kaboul (Afghanistan/Switzerland) and Luke Plumb, combining the evocative sound of old instruments from East and West including the Afghan Lute (Rubab) and Eastern percussion. Works will include arrangements of Persian music of Afghanistan, sephardic music, Erik Satie, Hildegard of Bingen, 17th Century French music and some original pieces by Luke Plumb.
Khaled Arman – Rubab (Afghan lute)
Siar Hashimi – Percussion and Vocals
Van Diemen’s Band
Julia Fredersdorff – Artistic director and Baroque Violin
Luke Plumb – Mandolin
Rachel Meyers – Violin and Viola
Laura Vaughan – Viola da Gamba Violone
Martin Penicka – Baroque Cello
Donald Nicolson – Harpsichord
Matt Stonehouse – Percussion