Iranian Farid Farjad performs in Turkish city

Iranian violin virtuoso Farid Farjad gave a concert in the south-eastern province of Diyarbakir on Saturday.

Iranian Farid Farjad performs in Turkish city

Iranian violin virtuoso Farid Farjad gave a concert in the south-eastern province of Diyarbakir on Saturday.

Pianist Armen Aharonian accompanied Farjad in the concert. Many people watched performance of Iranian violin virtuoso.

"Diyarbakir is a beautiful city. I will tell people that they should visit Turkey which has a great historical heritage," Farjad said.

Farid Farjad is an Iranian descended American violin virtuoso. He was born in Tehran, Iran in 1938. Farjad, who has profound knowledge on Persian Folk Music, also worked on Classical Western Music with violin. His works on Western Classical Music have had a large influence on the development of Persian music. He left Iran in 1978 and became citizen in the United States.

Farjad, who is known as one of the greatest violin virtuosos in the world, has released an album of five series: An Roozha I, An Roozha II, An Roozha III, An Roozha IV and An Roozha V. (An Roozha means: Those Days in Persian)

A collective album named "Golha Orchester" has also been released among his pieces.


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Güncelleme Tarihi: 28 Mart 2010, 11:45

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