Farhang Sharif

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Farhang Sharif
Birth name Farhang Sharif
Born 1931 (age 82–83)
Amol, Mazandaran, Iran
Origin Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Genres Classical Persian Music
Occupations Musician
Instruments Tar
Website www.farhangsharif.com

Farhang Sharif (Persian: فرهنگ شریف) born 1931 in Amol is a well-known Iranian musician and renowned tar player.[1]


Farhang Sharif learned music under the mentorship of his father starting at a young age. As a result he performed his first radio solo at the age of 12. Sharif has collaborated with notable musicians such as Mohammad-Reza Shajarian, Akbar Golpaigani Gholam Hossein Banan, Iraj and Mahmoud Khansari.[1] He has also been in attendance at the Berlin music festival. When he was twelve, he started his first solo performance in a live radio program successfully.

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  1. ^ a b HAMSHAHRI