Trailblazing pianist transforms khaleeji music
Provocative improvisation with a touch of thrilling angularity.
— All About Jazz
A magician with his chromatics and disquieting passing tones.
— New York Music Daily
A piano in each hand.
— L'Agenda Culturel
Shimmering spidery piano godliness.
— TimeOut Dubai
A Jazz Virtuoso
— Prestige Mag
Available worldwide in digital stores & in all VIRGIN MENA (Lebanon, UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman)

Available worldwide in digital stores & in all VIRGIN MENA (Lebanon, UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman)

WATCH the behind-the-scenes of PENINSULAR

Tarek Yamani: Piano
Elie Afif: Bass
Khaled Yassine: Drums
Wahid Mubarak: Percussion
Ahmad Abdel Rahim: Percussion
Adil Abdallah: Guest Vocals

Recorded in Dubai
Mixed & mastered in New York

Video by Rawad El Hachem

Upcoming Concerts

October 27:
Tarek Yamani & Peninsular
Bahrain Int Music Festival

December 06:
Tarek Yamani & Peninsular
Abu Dhabi, TBA

December 14 & 16:
Saal Boulez with Kinan Azmeh

February 01, 2018:
Tarek Yamani Trio
National Sawdust, Brooklyn

Get your copy of

The Phrygian Suite:
An Unheard Music by J. S. Bach

Video + Essay


Watch the trailer of I SAY DUST, a short film by Darine Hotait which I scored and which screened in 70+ festivals around the world, on BBC, Sundance TV and AMC network.

Winner Best Creative Short
21st Med Film Festival, Rome

Winner Best Short Fiction Jury Special Award
Woman Media Art & Film Festival, Sydney

Winner Best Short Fiction
Herat International Women Film Festival, Afghanistan

Winner Jury Special Mention Award
5th Latin Arab Film Festival, Argentina

Jury Special Mention Award for Best Short Fiction
12th Lebanese Film Festiva


Polyrhythm Exercises - available eBook & paperback
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36 Descriptions and Transcriptions of rhythms from the Arabian Gulf - coming soon

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