Stories

Crossing Continents for My Audiences

I’m back in Toronto after a whirlwind trip to Dubai, Turkey and Greece. While in Istanbul I was thrilled to play three sold out concerts in the arty and eclectic…

DISCOVERING THE DIVINE

It’s now July. Summer has finally, and reluctantly arrived. Lilacs are in full fragrant bloom. Tables at farmers’ markets groan under the weight of fresh seasonal produce, still smelling of…

Meditative Piano – Sea, Sand and Sun Salutations in the UAE

As many of you know I have been creating a special niche with my music and yoga practice in Toronto with one-of-a-kind events like Sacred Space, the first ever such…

Journey Within – Piano Yoga/Meditation/Sound Healing at the Beach United Church, Toronto

Discovering the power of a piano, a hang drum, quartz crystal singing bowls and meditative yoga Because yoga has been life altering for me in recent years, I’m always filled…

Rolls Royce, Dubai and a one-of-a-kind piano

As I travel the globe one of my greatest joys is to be able to share my music with vastly different cultures, from the deeply spiritual people of the lush…

A Musical Conversation with pianist/composer maestro Ludovico Einaudi

On July 3rd, I was very fortunate to score a last minute ticket to the Ludovico Einaudi concert at the Sony Centre for Performing Arts in Toronto. Einaudi is a…

Collaborating with Saye Skye Rap Artist

Intrigued by the idea of exploring a completely different genre of music I was excited to team up with Iranian rapper Såye Skye. For me this was new musical territory…

The Last Sigh Video Release

It’s Tuesday May 29th.  There is a full moon arising – the time when the earth is at its most fertile; a time of renewal, of new growth and of…

Nowruz Yoga Festival

After a long grey winter, the brighter days of spring are something everyone longs for. In the spirit of preparing to welcome this long anticipated period of renewal, my yoga…

Awakening Music Video Release

On one of my recent trips to the US, for the third time I came across “street pianos” inscribed with the words “Play Me, I’m Yours,” in 2016 in Boston when…

New Album Elsewhere Now Available Worldwide

To my dear friends across the globe – I’m delighted to announce the worldwide release of my latest album, Elsewhere.   I have poured my heart and soul into each composition…

Elsewhere Concert held at Betty Oliphant Theatre

The Betty Oliphant Theatre, a name famous to ballet aficionados, welcomed a new artistic moment in early October when Arash introduced his soul soothing original piano compositions from his newly…

New Video “Existence” from Pianist Arash Behzadi

A Surrealistic Journey Into the Enigma of Dreams (TORONTO, ON September 21, 2017) — A single, sharp high G note strikes repeatedly while a disoriented mummified woman in a giant glass…

Arash is now on CBC Music!

Arash is happy to announce he has been added to the CBC Music artist roster. You can view his profile and listen to his latest album on one of Canada’s…

#ArashStreetSounds – Sugar Beach

A beautiful and sunny day at Toronto’s Sugar Beach was the perfect setting for my next street piano adventure. The iconic pink umbrellas, white sandy beach and the lake contrasted…