KAREN SOLOMON & MARIA PAPARDAKI
Lyrics & Vocals by KAREN SOLOMON
Music by MARIA PAPARDAKI
except COSMIC LULLABY lyrics & music by KAREN SOLOMON
Songs from a mythical journey
Arranged by KORA MIKAELIAN and recorded at
Studio Aeolia Athens by MICHALIS NIKOLOUDIS
KORA MIKAELIAN keyboards
TIGRAN SARGISIAN shiv blul
ORESTIS MOUSTIDIS drums tabla oudou bendir
ALFRED SHTUNI violin
KOSTAS ZARIDAKIS bouzouki
STELIOS YABARAS bass
DIMITRIS ROUMELIOTIS sitar
If you would like to hear the full tracks, you can stream the album on most services: Apple Music, Tidal, Spotify, Amazon, Google Play, Pandora, Deezer, Shazam, Napster, etc.
Shirin, Karen, and Yasmin are SKY. Their debut album, "SKY...a cycle of divine love songs" merges sacred mystical writings with the simplicity of pure voice, inviting you on a journey of reflection and meditation.
Their second CD " now" combines mystical texts with elements of jazz, blues, and gospel to create a vibrant, rhythmic fusion of three women's voices with instruments.
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Music created for the theatrical production "PURE" based on the life of The Poetess of Persia also known as Tahirih.
Written by Annabel Knight, directed by Jessica Naish, and performed by Shirin Youssefian Maanian. Original music composed and arranged by Karen Solomon, except "Face To Face" composed by Bijan Khadem-Missagh. Premiered in the UK, July 2003 and performed in Athens, Greece, May 2005