"Caravan Rhapsody" Excerpts

Short excerpts from our most recent commission "Caravan Rhapsody" for Wind Septet written for members of Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra and Canadian Sinfonietta conducted by our own Maziar Heidari in February of 2020. Composers: Saman Shahi, Keyan Emami, Maziar Heidari  Performers: Joyce Lai, Violin Ian Clarke, Viola Ronald Royer, Cello Tim FitzGerald, Bass Kaye Royer, Clarinet Kristen Day, Bassoon Jason Austin, Horn  Conductor: Maziar Heidari  Sound Recording: John Gray

"Rumi's Fables" Teaser

Highlights from our "Rumi's Fables with Parmida Vand and Ladom ensmeble performing at Agh Khan Museum in October of 2019. 

"The Journey Notes of Hope"

Highlights from our 2019 opera "the Journey: Notes of Hope"

Video: Limberlost films

"Secret of Solstice" Highlights

Recorded live on December 5th, 2014 at St. George Anglican Church, Toronto.  This concert features ICOT Orchestra conducted by Maziar Heidari. The orchestra also presents instruments such as harp, piano, and accordion. We are delighted to have the amazing soprano Zorana Sadiq with us in this event and Michael Bridge on the accordion. The concert premiers 8 new pieces by ICOT composers all revolving the theme of Yalda or Winter Solstice.

"Operatic Narrations of Arash the Archer" Finale

BBC Persian Maks program

interview on BBC Persian with English subtitles