Sussan Deyhim: La Belle et La Bete

Sussan Deyhim: La Belle et La Bete
Jordan Center for Persian Studies
https://www.humanities.uci.edu/persianstudies//

Renowned for creating a hauntingly beautiful vocal language, Sussan Deyhim is a composer and multi-faceted vocalist from Iran, who has collaborated with legendary artists, including Peter Gabriel, Branford Marsalis and U2. While she is known internationally for her cutting-edge, experimental vocal works, this special night will feature songs form La Belle et La Bête, her most recent recording project. Accompanied by a stellar jazz trio, she sings a program of classic love tunes, popular songs from 1950s and 1960s Iran, as well as her own original compositions.