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List of notable or famous conductors from Iran, with bios and photos, including the top conductors born in Iran and even some popular conductors who immigrated to Iran. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Iranian conductors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These conductors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known conductor from Iran is included when available.

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This historic conductors from Iran list can help answer the questions "Who are some Iranian conductors of note?" and "Who are the most famous conductors from Iran?" These prominent conductors of Iran may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Iranian conductors.

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Ali Rahbari is an Iranian composer and conductor, who has worked with more than 120 European orchestras, including the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. ...more

Age: 70

Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

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Ali Tajvidi was an Iranian musician, composer, violinist, songwriter, and music professor at the School of National Music and Tehran University. He composed more than 150 songs and discovered and produced for many Persian performers such as Delkash and Hayedeh. He was born in Tehran, where his father was active as a painter in the style of Kamal-ol-Molk. In his youth he took violin lessons for two years under Hossein Yahaghi and for many years was under the tutelage of Abol-Hassan Saba for the violin as well. also took Harmony lessons under Houshang Ostovar. After 1941, having developed his violin technique considerably, Tajvidi performed regularly as a violin soloist in Radio Iran programs. ...more

Age: Died at 87 (1919-2006)

Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

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Alireza Mashayekhi is a notable Iranian musician, composer and conductor. He is one of the first Iranian composers who has pioneered Persian Symphonic Music. ...more

Age: 78

Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

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Jamshied Sharifi is an American composer and musician. He was born October 17, 1960 in Topeka, Kansas to an Iranian father and an American mother. At an early age, Sharifi was exposed to Jazz and Middle Eastern music by his father and to European classical and church music by his mother. He began to study classical piano at age five and quickly developed a thirst for musical instruction and a desire to improvise. At age nine he began studying guitar and drums, and at age ten added flute. ...more

Age: 57

Birthplace: Topeka, Kansas, United States of America

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