Daily Discovery: Elana Sasson – Hay Naya

“Hay Naya” by Elana Sasson & Golestan Ensemble, from their November 2023 album Golestan, beautifully merges Iranian and Kurdish musical traditions with Western influences.

Led by Elana, the San Francisco-based ensemble expertly blends Middle Eastern melodies with jazz and Latin elements, resulting in a captivating and evocative listening experience that showcases the intersection of traditional and contemporary styles.

You can find more info and listen t the album HERE