Shahram Nazeri

Shahram Nazeri is a world-famous icon of classical Persian, folkloric Kurdish, and Sufi music. Hailed as “Iran’s Pavarotti” by the Christian Science Monitor, Nazeri has released over 40 recordings to date and performed in major venues worldwide. In 2014, Nazeri received France’s National Order of Merit.

Source of Influence: Arts & Culture

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