Sefiroth is a 10-piece electro-acoustic chamber ensemble playing contemporary interpretations of traditional Sephardic (Judeo-Spanish) repertoire, much of which dates back to the Medieval period and draws upon Arabic, Turkish, Greek and Eastern European influences.
The musicians in the ensemble represent several nationalities and between them are versed in a wide range of musical idioms including Balkan, Middle Eastern, Arabic, klezmer, rock, jazz, early and contemporary classical, electronic and improvised music.
released 17 February 2012
Olesya Zdorovetska - Voice
Alice Zawadzki - Voice, Violin
Nick Roth - Saxophones, Furulya
Alex Bonney - Trumpet, Electronics
Paul Tkachenko - Euphonium, Tuba
Shirley Smart - Cello
Alex Roth - Guitar, Effects
Francesco Turrisi - Piano, Percussion
Ruth Goller - Electric Bass
Simon Roth - Drums, Percussion
Recorded by Roderick Buchanan-Dunlop and Andrew Plummer at the Royal Academy of Music, London on August 17-19th 2011
Mixed by Alex Bonney
Mastered by Peter Beckmann at TechnologyWorks