As you could see, the title of this compilation (Sarkhane) is derived from the first section of each form. Its symbolic significance is apparent: the present compilation is the first step towards composition is a new way inspired by old styles. It has only applied a minor part of compositional possibilities, and has left many of them to further experience; of these possibilities are combined form known as nowbat which signifies suite.
(Taken from Sasan Fatemi’s note in the album brochure)
Ehsan Zabihifar and Saeid Nayebmohammadi.
Vocal by: Mojtaba Asgari.
Publisher: Mahoor Institute of Culture & Arts
Date of publishing: 2010
Mohammadreza Ebrahimi: Tar.
Kourosh Danayi: Bass-Tar & Tar.
Ehsan Emami: Tar.
Ehsan Zabihifar: Alto Kamanche & Kamanche.
Saeid Nayebmohammadi: oud.
Hamid Qanbari: Dayere & Tombak.
Sourena Sefati: Santour.
Solmaz Badri, Behzad Mirzayi, Mohammadreza Ebrahimi & Ehsan Zbihifar.
Mastering: Armin Karbaf