Homayoun Shajarian

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Homayoun Shajarian
همایون شجریان
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Background information
Born (1975-05-21) 21 May 1975 (age 46)
Tehran, Iran
OriginMashhad, Iran
GenresPersian traditional music
Occupation(s)Singer
Years active1991–present
LabelsTombak
Kamancheh

Homayoun Shajarian (Persian: همايون شجريان‎, born 21 May 1975) is an Iranian classical music singer.[1]

Biography[edit]

Shajarian was born in Tehran and is the son of Mohammad-Reza Shajarian, a grand master vocalist of Persian traditional music. At a young age, began studying the tombak, a Persian hand drum, and Persian traditional vocal Avaz.

Shajarian attended Tehran Conservatory of Music choosing Kamancheh as his professional instrument and was tutored by Ardeshir Kamkar. In 1991, he accompanied his father in concerts of Ava Music Ensemble in the United States, Europe and Iran, playing Tombak and from 1999 on, started accompanying his father also on vocals. His first independent work Nassim-e Vasl, composed by Mohammad Javad Zarrabian, was released on his 28th birthday, on 21 May 2003. He performed live-stream concert on 24 May 2020 during coronavirus pandemic.[2] His latest track, Souvashoun was released in 2021.

Discography[edit]

Year Persian Title English Title Composer Further Notes
2003 نسیم وصل
Nasim-e vasl
- Mohammad Javad Zarabian
2004 ناشکیبا
Nashakiba
- Ardeshir Kamkar
2004 شوق دوست
Showq-e doost
- Mohammad Javad Zarabian
2005 نقش‌خیال
Naghsh-e khiyal
- Ali Qamsari
2006 باستاره‌ها
Ba setareh ha
- Mohammad Javad Zarabian
2008 قیژک کولی
Gheyzhaak-e kouli
- Hamid Motebassem with Dastan Ensemble
2008 خورشید آرزو
Khorshid-e arezoo
- Saeed Farajpouri with Dastan Ensemble
2009 آب، نان، آواز
Ab, nan, Avaz
- Ali Qamsari
2011 شب جدایی
Shab-e jodayi
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2013 سیمرغ
Simorq
- Hamid Motebassem
2013 چه آتش‌ها
Che Atash'ha
- Ali Qamsari
var شوق نامه
Showq nameh
- Mohammad-Reza Darvishi with Abd al-Qadir Maraghi Group
2012 ای جان جان بی من مرو
Ey jan-e jan bi man maro
- Saeed Farajpouri with Dastan Ensemble
2014 نه فرشته ام نه شیطان
Na Fereshteam Na sheitan
Beyond Any Form Tahmoures Pournazeri
2015 مستور و مست
Mastoor o Mast
The Occult and the Intoxicated Jano Baghoumian
2015 خداوندان اسرار
Khodavandane Asrar
The Lords Of Secrets Sohrab Pournazeri
2016 آرایش غلیظ
Arayesh-e Ghaliz
Heavy Make-Up Sohrab Pournazeri Soundtrack to the Film of Arayesh-e Ghaliz
2017 رگ خواب
Rag-e Khaab
Subdued Sohrab Pournazeri Soundtrack to the Film of Rage Khaab
2017 امشب کنار غزلهای من بخواب
Emshab Kenar-e Ghazalhaye Man Bekhab
- Fardin Khalatbari
2018 ایران من
Irane Man
Iran Sohrab Pournazeri
2019 افسانه چشمهایت
Afsane Chashmhayat
- Mahyar Alizadeh feat Alireza Ghorbani
2021 سووشون
Souvashoun
Souvashoun Tahmoures Pournazeri In response to 2020 Kabul University attack, his father's death, and the anniversary of Ukrainian International Airlines Flight 752. Based on the Persian legend of Siyavash.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Homayoun Shajarian". www.parstimes.com. Retrieved 23 July 2021.
  2. ^ "Homayoun Shajarian holds Online Concert at Vahdat Hall".

External links[edit]

Instagram:https://instagram.com/homayounshajarian?utm_medium=copy_link