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Homayoun Shajarian Live In Manchester
October 10, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
HOMAYOUN is one of Iran’s most popular young vocalists and was born in a music-dedicated family in Tehran. He is the son of Mohammad Reza Shajarian, the grand master vocalist of Persian traditional music.
He commenced learning Persian traditional vocal (‘Avaz’) at the age of ten, under his father’s supervision and gained knowledge of Avaz techniques and voice-producing.
Simultaneously, he attended Tehran Conservatory of Music and chose Kamancheh as his professional instrument as well as being tutored by Ardeshir Kamkar. In 1991, he accompanied father in concerts of Ava Music Ensemble in their World tour by playing Tombak; and from 1999, started accompanying father also on vocals.
His first independent work Nassim-e Vasl, composed by Mohammad Javad Zarrabian, was published on his 28th birthday, on 21 May 2003.