Tev Stevig is a Boston-based guitarist and multi-instrumentalist, specializing in a variety of plucked string instruments. His current projects include Çeşni Trio, which explores original music inspired by Eastern modal music forms for tanbur, fretless guitar, oud, and saz; Ivo & the Wave Wranglers, Tev’s Balkan surf rock and Banitsa Western power trio; and Jeni Jol, which is dedicated to his arrangements of music from the Balkans, Greece, and Turkey for clawhammer guitar.

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Cesni Trio Tour Dates/Album Release/Recidency, Late Risers Album Release/Residencies  

Been a while since I posted anything. Lots of news to report!

Cesni Trio has a new album coming out in April, called The Fluid Score. You can find out all about it our new website: www.cesnimusic.com

Cesni Trio will be on tour throughout New England in April with our friends Dolunay from NYC. You can find out where on the Calendar page.

The monthly residency for the Cesni Trio at Outpost 186 in Cambridge, MA has now moved to every last Sunday of the month. Check the Calendar page for details. Take note that…

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How to build a tanbur blog on Tumblr 

I am uploading photos and descriptions of my summer project of building a tanbur under the tutelage of Feridun Ozgoren and Fred Stubbs on my tumblr page. Thus far, the process has been very interesting and super fun. I will be posting a more in depth description of the process soon on my Instruments page, so stay tuned!

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