With »Echoes of the Mediterranean« the Babylon ORCHESTRA takes us to the Mediterranean on
May 13, 2023, the Babylon ORCHESTRA takes us to the Mediterranean.
The urban ensemble doesn’t even need a screen for that. With
love songs, ballads and new vocal pieces, it takes us from France, Algeria
France, Algeria, Greece, and Turkey, and reveals how the sea
how the sea has inscribed itself in the history of mankind. Sometimes
Sephardic, Arabic, Turkish and Greek folk songs resound,
Turkish and Greek folk songs. On traditional and modern instruments
instruments, the musicians combine the sound of a big band with that of a contemporary orchestra.
of a contemporary orchestra.
Video: Anton Tal, Sound: Marian Hafenstein