The Way of the Heart, is a CD and live performance of ecstatic poetry and Sufi teaching stories of Rumi, narrated by TAMIR with Persian music by multi-instrumentalist Amir Vahab. The most profound spiritual truths are best expressed in ecstatic verse. RUMI the 13th century Persian mystic is now the best-selling poet in America. He is known as the axis of Love and he speaks directly to contemporary readers from the heart to the heart. This CD contains selections of his poetry combined with colorful teaching stories. Interwoven throughout are the exquisite sounds of Amir Vahab’s authentic Persian compositions as singer and on several instruments: Ney, Daf, Tar, Tanbur, Setar, Guitar and Chogur.
Live performances have included musical collaborations with: Yuval Ron Ensemble, Omar Tekbilek Turkish musician, Mehdi Asadi, Paul Butler and Hoag Wing Jazz.
To listen to excerpts and purchase this CD, please proceed to the Tracks area.
Rumi – The Way of the Heart Trailer, Videography by Ted Marcus