Persian traditional music
Persian traditional music (mūsīqī-e sonnatī-e īrānī, mūsīqī-e aṣīl-e īrānī) is the traditional and indigenous music of Persia / Iran: mūsīqī, the science and art of music, and moosiqi, the sound and p...
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May 25, 2012 ... Persian Traditional Music / H. Alizadeh - M. Shajariyan - K.Kalhor ... Classical Persian music performance for Nowruz (Persian New Year) ...
Dariush Talai
Dariush Talai plays both the Tar and Setar.Born in 1953 in Iran, he studied Persian music with masters of the Radif. His teachers include Tar player Ali Akbar Shahnazi, Nur Ali Borumand with whom he s...
Houshang Zarif
Houshang Zarif (Persian: هوشنگ ظریف, b. 1938 Tehran) is an Iranian master musician and renowned tar player.
Ghazal (band)
Ghazal is a band formed by Kurdish-Iranian kamencheh player Kayhan Kalhor, Indian sitarist Shujaat Khan, and Indian tabla player Swapan Chaudhuri. Together, they perform music blending North Indian an...
Homayoun Shajarian
Homayoun Shajarian (Persian: همايون شجريان) (born 21 May 1975) is a renowned Persian classical music vocalist, as well as a Tombak and Kamancheh player.
He was born in Tehran in a music-dedicated ...
Ahmad Ebadi
Ahmad Ebādi (1906–1993) (Persian: احمد عبادی) was an Iranian musician and setar player. Born in Tehran, he was a member of the most extraordinary family of Iranian music. Ahmad's father, Mirza ...
Zoufonoun Ensemble
The Zoufonoun Ensemble is a notable Persian classical music group consisting of Mahmoud Zoufonoun (violin) and his four sons Amir Zoufonoun (vocals, setar), Ramin Zoufonoun (tar, Persian-tuned piano),...
Mohammad-Reza Shajarian
Mohammad-Reza Shajarian (Persian: محمدرضا شجريان‎) (born 23 September 1940) is an internationally and critically acclaimed Persian classical singer, composer and Ostad (master) of Persian music....
Bahar Movahed Bashiri
Bahar Movahed Bashiri (born April 27, 1979 - Tehran) is the Iranian portrait caricaturist, Persian classical vocalist and dentist.
Bahar started her singing career in 1998 and was later trained un...
Jalil Shahnaz
Jalil Shahnaz (Persian: جلیل شهناز) was one of the greatest maestros of Persian classical music and the soloists of tar.
Jalili Shahnaz was born in 1921 in Isfahan, Persia (Iran). Shahnaz studied ...
Chemirani Ensemble
The Chemirani ensemble is a notable Persian classical music ensemble.The group is made of Chemirani family:In 1988, the Chemirani Trio (Bijan, Keyvan and Jamshid) was born and their special chemistry ...
Behzad Ranjbaran
Behzad Ranjbaran (born 1955, Tehran) is a Persian composer.
Ranjbaran was born and raised in Iran. He entered the Tehran Conservatory at the age of 9. Ranjbaran continued his study of composition ...
Lian Ensemble
Lian Ensemble is a Persian classical music ensemble based in Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Lian Ensemble was established in 1996 by Pirayeh Pourafar, Houman Pourmehdi . The group has performed...
Dariush Safvat
Dariush (Daryush) Safvat (Persian: داريوش صفوت‎‎; 1928 – 17 April 2013) was an internationally renowned and well-respected Persian music master and ethnomusicologist. Dr. Safvat was the fo...
Dastgah
Dastgāh (Persian: دستگاه‎) is a musical modal system in traditional Persian art music. Persian art music consists of twelve principal musical modal systems or dastgāhs; in spite of 50 or more ex...
Majid Derakhshani
Majid Derakhshani (Persian: مجید درخشانی) (born 13/09/1957 in Sangesar, Iran) is an acclaimed Iranian musician and composer.He was born into a family of artists from the Iranian province Semnan. Durin...
Mastan Ensemble
The Mastān Ensemble (Persian: گروه مستان - Gorouh-e Mastān) is an Iranian musical group performing traditional Persian music.
The group was founded as Hafez Ensemble in 2005 by Sa'id Jafarzādeh Ho...
Ramin Rahimi
Ramin Rahimi is a percussionist and songwriter. His music mostly focused on drums and Iranian Percussions Daf and Tombak. he is also one of the members of Power metal act Angband.
Born 1969 in Teh...
Axiom of Choice (band)
Axiom of Choice is a southern California (USA) based world music group of Iranian émigrés who perform a fusion style incorporating Persian classical music and modern Western musical concepts.
Led ...
Hossein Alizadeh
Hossein Alizâdeh (Persian: حسین علیزاده‎), is an Iranian composer, radif-preserver, researcher, teacher, and tar and setar instrumentalist and improviser, described by Allmusic as a leading Iran...
Ruhollah Khaleqi
Rūhollāh Khāleqi (1906, Kerman, Iran – 12 November 1965, Salzburg, Austria) (Persian: روح‌الله خالقی ‎), also spelled as Khaleghi, was a prominent Iranian musician, composer, conductor an...
Farhang Sharif
Farhang Sharif (Persian: فرهنگ شریف) born 1931 in Amol is a well-known Iranian musician and renowned tar player.
Farhang Sharif learned music under the mentorship of his father starting at a young...
Abdolhossein Mokhtabad
Seyed Abdolhossein Mokhtabad (Persian: سید عبدالحسین مختاباد, born 21 March 1966) is one of the most popular singers and composers of Persian traditional music. He announced his candidacy for local el...
Reza Vali
Reza Vali (born 1952 in Ghazvin) is an Iranian musician and composer.Reza Vali was born in Iran and studied at the Tehran Conservatory. In 1972, he attended the University of Music and Performing Art...
Parvaz Homay
Parvaz Homay (born 1980) is an Iranian composer, lyricist, vocalist, and performer specializing in Persian classical-style music. Also known by his given birth name Saieed Jafar-Zadeh, he is better kn...
Kayhan Kalhor
Kayhan Kalhor (Kurdish: کەیھان کەلھور, Keyhan Kelhur, Persian: كيهان كلهر‎; born 1963) is an Iranian Kamancheh player, composer and master of classical Kurdish and Persian music. He is from...
Tahereh Salmassi
Tahereh Salmassi (Persian: طاهره سلماسی‎) (born 19 September 1949, in Tehran, Iran) is an Iranian American singer of Iranian classical music.
Tahereh Salmassi lived in Tehran until 1976, whe...