Omar Faruk Tekbilek

Omar Faruk Tekbilek

OMAR FARUK TEKBILEK / SIDI GOMA

A double bill of Sufi inspired music and dance. Turkish virtuoso Omar Faruk Tekbilek, who performs on many instruments including the ney (Bamboo flute) and bağlama (long necked lute), brings his full band of musicians from Turkey, Greece and Israel. Sharing the stage is 12-piece drum and dance group Sidi Goma from Gujurat in India. Of East African origin, their ancestors came to India centuries ago, carrying their exceptionally rich traditions, including the performance of sacred music for the black Sufi saint Bava Gor.

Region: All
Start Date: 13/10/2007
End Date: 13/10/2007
Start Time: 20:00
Venue: Barbican Centre
Venue Address: Silk Street, London
Website: http://www.barbican.org.uk/ramadannights
Press Tickets: Available
Sponsorship: Not Available
 
Press Tickets:
Name: Alex Webb