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German, Mexican Pieces by Tehran Symphony Orchestra
Tehran Symphony Orchestra, the oldest and largest ensemble in Iran, will stage a concert on June 22 at Roudaki Hall in Tehran.
The Iranian ensembles Hamgam and Bamdad won prizes at the Harrmonie Festival in Limburg, Germany, the organizers announced last week.
Armenian President Sourish Sarkisian awarded Iranian musician Razmik Ohanian the Movses Khorenatsi Medal.
Iranian musician Hossein Alizadeh received Asian World Music Award from World Music Center.
Ruhollah Symphony composed by Shahin Farhat and conducted by Sohrab Kashef was performed by Tehran Orchestra at Vahdat Hall, Tehran.
The Tehran Symphony Orchestra conducted by Shahdad Rohani is scheduled to give a concert entitled “Nations’ Symphony” at Tehran’s Vahdat Hall on Tuesday 16 May 2017.
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Music to the ears of the post-war avant garde
Last year marked the 100th anniversary of the birth of composer John Cage, who died in 1992, and the celebrations of his life showed how much he influenced—and was influenced by—some of the greats of American 20th-century art...
The Baluchi Zahirig as a Modal Landscape and the Emergence of a Classical Music Introduction: Professional Baluchi Musicians1
The artistic gift of the Persian people has produced a staggering literary heritage, an exquisite tradition of decorative arts and handicrafts, a superb legacy in architecture, and a refined musical culture whose influence is evidence as far away as Spain and Japan.
A Discussion: Fereydoon Nasseri and Loris Cheknavorian