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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May 26, 2017

Influenced by the vision of a shared world culture, The Blue Dot connects the dots between traditions from different corners of the planet, using art, sound and movement as a guiding compass. The show on May 26th will celebrate music and dance traditions of Turkey, featuring our guest percussionist Mehmet Akyazi. We will also explore songs from the Middle East, Greece, Bulgaria and Iran. 

FRIDAY, MAY 26, 2017
Doors at 6 p.m., Show at 6:30 p.m. 
$10 in advance, $15 at the door
1184 Bloor St. West
Toronto, Ontario

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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.