The Light of East Ensemble

  • Acoustic / Folk, World Music


The Light of East Ensemble

Formed in 2006, London, ON's own global ambassadors, The Light of East Ensemble has an extensive body of work rooted in the many lands of the Near & Middle East, and its 6 stellar players perform this enchanting music with passion, sensitivity & respect. The current LoEE lineup spotlights the professional talents of Mary Ashton (violin, harp), Jedd House (acoustic bass), Tracey Atin (vocals), Jana Starling (clarinet, accordion), Joel Jacobs (percussion) & Panayiotis Giannarapis (oud, bouzouki). This award-winning sextet, which also can play as a quartet or trio, captivates audiences in a variety of venues – from intimate performance spaces like Chaucer’s Pub to premier summer festivals like TD Sunfest. Collaborators include London Symphonia & Sarnia/Port Huron’s International Symphony Orchestra. The LoEE has 3 well-received albums to its credit. Its latest release, Sephardic Heart (2019), is full of passionate love songs, poignant lullabies & fascinating history lessons.

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