Toward that Endless Plain, Concerto for Persian Ney and Orchestra
Khosrow Soltani, solo Persian Ney
Orchestre Symphonique de Bretagne
Conductor; Nader Abbassi
"Reza Vali's 'Vazena' was not only a fascinating study of color, the majority of the timbres being bell-like or tinkly, but also had rich substance…The calm but mournful expressiveness, like the passing of events on the breadth of wind, makes the work all the more compelling."