La Belle et La Bete - A Musical Performance by Sussan Deyhim
Department: Center for Persian Studies and CultureDate and Time: January 16, 2020 | 8:00 PM-10:00 PM
Event Location: Irvine Barclay Theatre
La Belle et La BetePlease join us on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 8:00 pm for a musical performance by talented Sussan Deyhim and her band in Irvine Barclay Theatre (4242 Campus Dr, Irvine, CA 92612).
A Musical Performance by Sussan Deyhim
Thursday, January 16, 2020 | 8:00 p.m.
Irvine Barclay Theatre
Renowned for creating a hauntingly beautiful vocal language, Sussan Deyhim is a composer and multi-faceted vocalist from Iran, who has collaborated with legendary artists, including Peter Gabriel, Branford Marsalis and U2. While she is known internationally for her cutting-edge, experimental vocal works, this special night will feature songs form La Belle et La Bête, her most recent recording project. Accompanied by a stellar jazz trio, including Mitchel Forman Trio, John Leftwich, Steve Hass and special guest Mehdi Bagheri, she sings a program of classic love tunes, popular songs from 1950s and 1960s Iran, as well as her own original compositions.
La Belle et La Bete
Sussan Deyhim: Vocals
Mitch Forman : Piano (Mahavishnu Orchestra)
John Leftwich: Upright and Electric Bass (Chet Baker)
Steve Hass: Drums and Percussion
Mehdi Bagheri: Kamanche and Setar