Talûş - Gilad Weiss & Melisa Yildirim

Talûş - Gilad Weiss & Melisa Yildirim
Talûs - Gilad Weiss & Melisa Yildirim
  • country:Israel
  • region:Mediterranean
  • style(s):Turkish Classical
  • label:not signed
  • type:Small Ensemble
  • gender:male, female
  • instrumentation:instrumental, lute, guitar
  • artist posted by:Maqamat School of Eastern Music

Line up

  • Gilad Weiss (Fretless guitar, Lute)
  • Melisa Yildirim (Kemane/Kamancha)


"Space is sound in multiple dimensions"

An experience of intimate texture expressed by the meaning of sounds. The delicacy and tenderness of fretless guitar combined with the presence and clarity of the Kamancha paint a sonar picture rich in both dynamics and harmony.

Gilad Weiss

Gilad Weiss is an Israeli multi-instrumentalist well known for mastering the Fretless Guitar and several Turkish lute-like instruments. In the last decade he spent most of his time in Turkey playing music and researching the origins of his favorite musicians and instruments. He is considered by many to be one of the best Fretless Guitar players in the world.

Melisa Yıldırım

Melisa Yıldırım is an instrumentalist known for her different playing techniques and musical approaches on Kemane / Kamancha. She graduated from Istanbul Technical University – Turkish Music State Conservatory (ITU) with First Class Honors in 2018. She participated in countless projects by numerous artists both in Turkey and around Europe. Her styles and influences range from Sufi music to Anatolian folk, as well as Iranian genres and contemporary world music.