Emer Mayock : flutes, whistles, pipes
Nick Roth : saxophone, furulya, davul
Francesco Turrisi : accordion, harmonium, percussion
Kate Ellis : cello
Robbie Harris : bodhrán, bones
“Tarab” is a state of ecstasy and surrender one enters while listening, with body and soul, to music.
Tarab is an ensemble that aims at creating an imaginary link between aesthetic elements of Mediterranean music and the Irish instrumental and vocal tradition. Not perhaps since Andy Irvine’s celebrated East Wind in 1992 has there been such a convincing reorientation of the Irish tradition. - The Irish Times