Kurdish musicians, Keyhan Kelhur and Erdal Erzincan co-play in Tehran

Two Kurdish musicians and music composers, Keyhan Kelhur and Erdal Erzincan played in Tehran two nights ago at Tehran’s Wehdat Hall.

Keyhan Kelhur is an Iranian Kurdish Kamancheh player, composer and master of classical Kurdish and Iranian traditional music. Kayhan Kalhor was born in Iranian Kurdish province of Kermanshah. He began studying music at age seven. By age thirteen he was playing in the National Orchestra of Radio and Television of Iran. Continuing his music studies under various teachers, he studied in the Persian radif tradition and also travelled to study in the northern part of Khorasan province, where music traditions have Kurdish and Turkic influences as well as Persian.

Photo: Majid Hagh Doost, Mehr News Agency

source: Kurdpress News Aganecy

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