Created by the trumpetist Amir ElSaffar, the Two Rivers Ensemble is a sextet which gathers contemporary jazz and the traditional maqams from the Middle East. This Ensemble challenges the established styles thanks to the unbelievable inventiveness of its compositions and improvisations. A musical aesthetic wich is absolutely unique.
— Could you please tell us about your musical training and background, which are completely atypical?
I was born in Chicago, Illinois. I started out by [...]
Participate in new artistic experiences with the residencies and workshops offered by the Académie in 2020: VOCAL [...]