Uzbek dance from the Ferghana valley: Otomagay Tong. Dancer: Robyn Friend.

Robyn and Mamak Khadem in Tajikistan

Robyn with Mamak Khadem. Farhang Foundation Now Rooz 2016 celebration, Los Angeles County Bing Theater.

Improvised dance from the mountains of Tajikistan, Badakhshan province. With Mamak Khadem. Recorded in both Los Angeles and Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

Dances from Bojnurd, Iran, in the province of Khorrassan.

Reng-e Atesh -- Fire Dance. Dancer: Kristy Hatton. Violin: Bijan Mortezavi.

Turkish folk dance "karshilama". Dancer: Marguerite Kusuhara. Music by John Bilezikjian.

Persian Classical Dance. Dancer: Robyn Friend. Music by Neil Siegel (târ) and Siamak Pouian (tonbak).

Persian Classical Dance at a party (not in a costume). Now Rooz 2018. Dancer: Robyn Friend. Violin: Ali Tajvidi.

Persian Classical Dance at a party (not in a costume). Now Rooz 2018. Dancer: Robyn Friend. Music by Neil Siegel (târ) and Hamid Ghanfary (tonbak).

Persian dance weekend workshop, Bristol, England -- 2017