Reed flute

Reed flute


Inspired by a lot of melodies, modern and old ones. He has listened to the music of the entire world, from India to Occident: Oriental classical and popular music, Jazz, Funk, hip-hop and also music film. Loves to mix up old Winds instruments with the new ones. creative solo flautist-World-Music


Flute soloist
Taditional Flute World Music Woodwinds
and composer

Yassine Ayari, leads the dual paths of ethnomusicologist and musician. He is one of those scarce and sought after musicians, who are driven to create in a wide range of cultural contexts: classical, traditional music, jazz and also composed music for documentary.

He criss crosses the Arab world next to the greats of arab song. As well as, appears in European festivals which lends to his flair a much appreciated spirit of freedom.

Yassine's musical influences come from many genres. Woodwind players, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Hariprasad Chaurasia, Saleh Mehdi... and Pastoral players...

Studio & Live

Flute festival Strasbourg ( France), Theatre festival Charonne (France), Faouzi CHEKILI (Tunis), Raksh (Tunis), Hadra (Tunis), Alain PIERRE ( Belgium), Steve HOUBEN (Belgium), Garnatha (projet France-Alg�rian), Deborah BROWN (USA), Souma, Taoufik BESTANDJI (Algerie), Fawzy Al-AIEDY (Iraq), Eli ACHKAR (Liban), Wajdi CHERIF (Tunisie), Cheikh Tidiane Seck, Rachid Taha...

FILMS.... OSS 117 (film FR), Compte et D�comptes de la cour (doc, FR), Les Adventuriers (doc FR). Asmar et Azure (film, FR). Hannibal (film, FR), Carthage (film, FR), France Culture.


Prepering a PHD in ethnomusicologie/ Paris IV, Sorbonne, France



Written By: Yassine Ayari