Alwan CD (2010)
All My Best CD music ALWAN MIDDLE-EASTERN GROOVES Alwan middle-eastern ensemble play sublime Turkish, Arabic, Armenian, Sephardic and original music. Alwan is the Arabic word for "Colours". Members are Yuval Ashkar (oud , vocals, percussion), Phil Carroll (quarter-tone accordion, ney flute, duduk) and Matt Stonehouse (percussion), all of whom have studied the music in the middle-east. Beautiful vocals, haunting oriental instruments and fiery drum solo's. Their first CD was released November 2010.
http:// myspace /alwanband
Members(all Melbourne residents)Yuval Ashkar (Israeli oud player/singer/percussionist )Phil Carroll (quarter-tone accordion, ney flute, duduk, zurna, vocals)Matt Stonehouse (percussion)
Website:http:// myspace /alwanband CLIPS:National Folk Fest : et dodim kala http:// youtube /watch?v=K6dXPrDS9MsNational Folk Fest : hicaz mantira ...