May 26, 2005
Sattar with Dr. Dorbayani
Further to the announcement of September 2004 regarding
the Honorary Doctorate Award in Music to Sattar the legendary Persian
singer by the International
Further Studies Institute - IFSI,
here is the story: The Belgravia Room of Berkeley Hotel in London perhaps had never
seen such an emotion and overwhelming atmosphere in itself before.
At the VIP reception of the Magic of Persia's event, Sattar
and Prof. Dorbayani hugged and expressed their pleasure of meeting
each other with utmost respect. The chemistry between this great
singer and his most loyal fan was so deep that one could easily
recognise and see the joy in their eyes from one another's
Prof. Dorbayani at the time of conferring the award to Sattar
whom with his voice and music I grew up, fell in love, got married
and became complete."
Sattar received his Doctorate Award with grace and his unique
humble attitude. He also thanked IFSI for choosing him for such
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