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

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Upcoming Show!

The Ismaili Centre presents a new show celebrating Nowruz and the coming of Spring with The Blue Dot Ensemble. 

Join us for an evening of music and dance featuring classic and folklore songs from Persian, Turkish, Kurdish, Gilani, and Azerbaijani traditions. 

Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018
Location: Ismaili Centre Toronto, Social Hall
Time: 8pm
Ticket Price: $25.00

Sanaz Nakhjavani - Kanun
Pedro Bonatto - Percussion
Demetrios Petsalakis – Oud and Lyra
Georgia Hathaway - Violin
Iana Komarnytska - Dance
Padideh Ahrarnejad - Tar
Brenna MacCrimmon - Voice

Visit The Blue Dot website for more information:

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.