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Performing styles of two Musicians inscribed on Iran’s national heritage list
Styles of performing by veteran musicians Shir Mohammad Espandar and Qanbar Rastgu have been registered on the National Intangible Cultural Heritage List.
Iran’s National Orchestra performed its first provincial concert on 9 March 2017 in the House of Wrestlers in the city of Khorramabad, Lorestan.
The newly-established City Orchestra had its first performance at Bahman Cultural Center in southern Tehran on Saturday 4 March 2017.
Around 100 thespians, along with choir and orchestra of Staatstheater Darmstadt will perform at the opera.
The symphonic poem “Takhti” composed by Iranian musical prodigy Puria Khadem was unveiled during a ceremony at Tehran’s Niavaran Cultural Center on Saturday.
The young German experimental pianist Martin Kohlstedt gave an improvised performance in Tehran’s Rudaki Hall on Thursday 28 February 2017.
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