Yasmin Levy

Presenting songs from her new album, Libertad
+ Tanja Tzarovska: Hidden Songs of Macedonia

7 November 2012 / 19:30
Hall


Tickets:
£15.50-24

subject to availability
 sold out



Yasmin Levy’s new show and album Libertad encompass a new musical journey drawing on the influences of both Spanish and Turkish music, which have been the hallmark of her Ladino repertoire, and which now take her in a new direction.



For this new project, she has taken the passion of the flamenco world she so cherishes, and complements that with the emotional tones from the musical world of her Turkish ancestors. Her new landscape is a fusion of flamenco guitar, embellished with the rich sound of Turkish strings, and a small hint of Cuban and other piano stylings. More than anything else, this show will be all about Yasmin Levy and her own music; the singer and increasingly confident song-writer (she has written seven of the twelve songs on the album), and her special mix of musical influences that will create an emotionally-driven, entertaining evening.

'Levy’s biggest asset is her voice, which is versatile, sensuous, and brimming with emotion' The Independent

'The next world music superstar' Guardian


RSVP to this event on Facebook here







Produced by Como No!

Barbican Contemporary Music
London’s home to the boldest new jazz, world, folk, contemporary classical, rock, pop & electronic music from across the globe.






Gift Membership, from £25
Treat someone to a year of the arts
 

Do Something Different: Other events on at the barbican
Run, Jump, Shoot
11 Oct 14 / Barbican Centre
Information on Run, Jump, Shoot info  Book tickets to Run, Jump, Shoot book


Roddy Frame
4 Dec 14 / Hall
Information on Roddy Frame info  Book tickets to Roddy Frame book


Safe (15*)
13 Sep 14 / Cinema 3
Information on Safe (15*) info  Book tickets to Safe (15*) book