Avahang and Tchakavak Formation


Ensemble AVAHANG - Iranian Percussion

AVAHANG is a percussion ensemble founded by Dariush Zarbafian. The ensemble at the base, is a Iranian percussion quartet. The instruments are mainly the Tonbac (Zarb) and other Iranian percussion such as daf, and dayereh dohol. The whole works runs solo, duo and orchestrated Dariush Zarbafian.

Ensemble TCHAKAVAK - Iranian Modal Music

Tchakavak is a modal Iranian music ensemble founded by Dariush Zarbafian. This formation occurs with traditional Iranian instruments such as Santoor, Tar, Ney, Kamantcheh and Tonbac (Zarb). The whole works runs solo, duo and orchestrated Dariush Zarbafian.