Pashang Kamkar

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Pashang Kamkar
Birth name Pashang Kamkar
Born 1951 (age 62–63)
Sanandaj, Kurdistan, Iran
Origin Sanandaj, Kurdistan, Iran
Genres Traditional Kurdish and Persian
Instruments Santoor
Years active 1963–present
Labels Various
Notable instruments

Pashang Kamkar (Kurdish: Peşeng Kamkar, په‌شه‌نگ کامکار Persian: پشنگ کامکار ‎, born 1951) is an Iranian Kurdish musician.

Pashang Kamkar plays santur, and is the conductor of the group. In 1969 Pashang himself became a santur teacher at the Center of Art and Culture in Sanandaj. He studied at the Faculty of Fine Arts of Tehran University and has worked with Sanandaj Radio. Pashang has composed a number of accomplished works, and is one of the founding members of "Sheyda".[citation needed]

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