The Blue Dot explores world music and dance with a focus on cultures from the Middle East, Mediterranean and Central Asia. The band’s vision of fusing elements of different traditions brings a unique experience of multi-cultural influences, celebrating the interconnected nature of our world through artistic expression.

Iana Komarnytska - Dance 

Pedro Bonatto - Percussion

Sanaz Nakhjavani - Qanun 

Demetrios Petsalakis - Oud

Georgia Hathaway - Violin

world music Toronto

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September 9, 2017

Through Time:  Exploring Music, Dance, Poetry and Imagery from the 13th- 17th Century

“Through Time” is an exclusive performance piece developed for the Ismaili Centre Toronto.  The Blue Dot Ensemble will take the audience on a musical expedition from the 17th to the 13th century showcasing the rich multi-cultural interconnected traditions of the Near East to the West.  The evening performance will explore centuries of music, dance, poetry and imagery from Ottoman court dances to early music inspired by the poetry of Rumi and Hafez.

8:15PM - 9:30PM (doors will be closed once performance starts)
ISMAILI CENTRE TORONTO, 49 Wynford Dr, North York, M3C 1J5

Ticket Price: $25.00

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For booking inquiries contact Pedro Bonatto at +1 (416) 400-7602 or at  

Please be advised that due to a high volume of performance inquires Iana books performances on a first-come-first-serve basis. To guarantee her availability, a timely booking is recommended.