13/07/2019 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Garden Quartet Debut National Album Launch
Gelareh Pour: Persian Kamancheh Sop/Alto, and Voice
Brian O’Dwyer: Drum kit
Arman Habibi: Persian Santur and Voice
Mike Gallichio: Electric Guitar
With special guest: Mick Trembath
Melbourne based Garden Quartet was formed by Gelareh Pour and Brian O’Dwyer in 2016.
Blending contemporary Persian music with Western motifs, Garden Quartet create emotive and delicate pieces, entwined with subtle pop sensibilities, that lift into vibrant and triumphant movements. Persian poetry entwines as the Quartet delves into themes of place, home, love, loss, and hope, in original and cherished works. Taking inspiration from Iran, Australia, and beyond, Garden Quartet create contemporary music steeped in history, exploring the dualities of multiculturalism, and what it means to be Iranian-Australian world music, and from more than one place.
Other Australian dates:
Adelaide: 06 July 2019
Melbourne: 10 July 2019
Ballarat: 13 July 2019
Sydney: 18 July 2019
Brisbane: 20 July 2019
Hobart: 27 July 2019