A turkish saz player and a armenian duduk player, getting togheter to play folk songs and dances of their respective country. Accompanied by Simon Leleux on percussion, and Joris Vanvinckenroye on double bass. With the album Adana, they've won the belgian "Octave de la Musique 2016" for World Music.
Lâmekân Ensemble invites european and turkish listeners to (re)discover the beauty of instrumental and vocal ottoman music. Since its beginning in 2011, the ensemble performed in Belgium, France, Turkey and Azerbaijan.
The band had the chance to tour with great turkish music masters such as Derya Türkan, Necati Çelik, Murat Aydemir and Burcu Karadağ.
Lâmekân Ensemble was awarded in march 2015 the third prize at the International Mugham Festival in Baku.
A collective of musicians from abroad recently established in Belgium, sharing their music with the belgian audience, accompanied by Tristan Driessens (turkish ûd) and Simon Leleux (middle-eastern percussion).