Famous Iranian vocalist sings to raise money for flood victims
Famous Iranian vocalist, Shahram Nazeri, will be holding a concert on 30 April to raise money for the victims of the recent deadly floods in Iran.
Oxford University accolade for prominent Iranian vocalist
At the official start of the “Language of love” project, a concert by Shahram Nazeri, Dolatmand Khalef, and the Mana Naqsh Ensemble has gone on stage in Oxford, England.
Canadian parliament commends Iranian vocalists
Following a concert by Shahram and Hafez Nazeri called “Untold” in Canada, this country’s parliament has commended the Nazeris for their performance.
Shahram Nazeri and his son tour Canada
Following their concert “Nagofteh” [Untold] in Iran, the Nazeris will soon be touring five cities in Canada with a number of musicians from around the world.
Nazeri warns about decline of classical Persian music
“I feel that people have been distancing themselves from the arts over the past year, and they are no longer inclined to get involved in these fields. Traditional music has been replaced with the so-called vulgar songs, which is a great pity.
Shahram Nazeri and Maulana descendant visit Kharaghan and Bastam
Prominent Iranian vocalist, Shahram Nazeri ,and Molavi’s 22nd descendant and President of Mevlana International Foundation, Asin Chalabi, have visited the mausoleums of Bayazid Bastami in Bastam and Abolhassan Kharaghani in Kharagan. He performed a poem by Maulana at the invitation of Asin Chalabi.
Tours of classical Persian music across Iran
A new tour of classical Persian music has been planned across Iran. The weekend will see a concert by Shahram Nazeri in Kermanshah, and by Kayhan Kalhor and Erdal Erzincan in Rasht and Shiraz following their international tours.
Shahram Nazeri: The legend of epic Persian song
February 18 marks the birthday of Shahram Nazeri, the pioneer Iranian tenor who performs the lyrics of famous Persian poets Molavi, founding a new style of epic-mythical singing. He was named as Iran’s chevalier of song by the French.
CNN report on the Nazeris
CNN has reported on “How an Iranian musician took ancient Persian lyrics to the top in the US”, talking about Shahram and Hafez Nazeri.
As reported by ILNA News Agency, CNN has interviewed Hafez Nazeri and he has given explanations on the music he performs with his father.
Czech orchestra plays for quake victims
These days, many bands and music groups have performed in support of the earthquake victims in Iran, including Shahram Nazeri, Kamkarha, and Hamed Homayun. The Czech folk music group who are presently visiting Iran will also perform in support of the Kermanshah earthquake victims.
Nazeri and Kamkarha Group concert for earthquake victims
Shahram Nazeri and Kamkarha Group will stage a concert at the heart of the capital Tehran in sympathy with the survivors of the Kermanshah earthquake.
A home for music
When a musical instrument has a home of its own, it can only mean that students will be trained in that house to play that instrument and keep it from fading away from memory. This will be a safe house not only for the instrument, but also for the rituals and stories that go with it.