The multi-awarded and self-taught Lebanese-American pianist Tarek Yamani explores the relationship between Afro-American jazz and classical Arab music with virtuosity and originality. He will perform in trio – playing both piano and keyboard – and will deeply explore micro-intervals and maqams (Arabic musical scales). The worlds he thus unfolds are as exhilarating and luminous as they are subtle and refined and their seductive power can lead to trance.
The Medinea network , founded by the Festival d’Aix, encourages and supports the emergence of young artists through a selection of training programmes. A new online programme, “ Medinea On Air ”, [...]