American Sufi Project

A Project demonstrating the potential for cross cultural collaboration, particularly between the west and Islamic world. Reinterpritations of traditional Sufi Repetoire in a modern context.


Dan Kurfirst – Frame Drums/Musical Director

Tomchess – Ney

Gabriel Marin – Fretless Electric Guitar

John Ferrara – U-bass

Lateef Beats

Improvisational interplay between Jazz,Hip Hop and R & B styles.


Dan Kurfirst – Drumset

Fima Chupakhin – Keys

John Merritt – Electric Bass

Produced by ADRM

featuring Victoria Lewis – Vocals

Tomchess/Mimi Jong/Dan Kurfirst

New music under the direction of a dear friend and mentor, Tomchess. From the album Secret Key Sun Heart Wing Ear Sky.


Tomchess– Ney

Mimi Jong – Erhu

Dan Kurfirst– Percussion