Hassan Kassai

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Hassan Kassai
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Background information
Birth name Hassan Kassai
Born (1928-09-25)25 September 1928
Isfahan, Iran[1]
Died 14 June 2012(2012-06-14) (aged 83)
Isfahan, Iran[2]
Genres Classical Persian Music
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Ney
Website www.kassaimusic.ir

Hassan Kassai (Persian: حسن کسائی‎‎; 25 September 1928 – 14 June 2012) was an iconic master of Persian classical music and renowned player of Ney, the traditional reed flute of Persia/Iran.[3]

Notable students[edit]


  1. ^ "Hassan Kassai". Official Website of Maestro Hassan Kassa'i. Retrieved September 9, 2011. 
  2. ^ حسن کسایی، نوازنده سرشناس نی، درگذشت (in Persian). BBC Persian. Retrieved 14 June 2012. 
  3. ^ زندگینامه: حسن کسایی (۱۳۰۷-) (in Persian). Hamshahri Online. Retrieved September 9, 2011. 

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