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Nostalgia Concert by Nasser Cheshmazar

Nasser CheshmazarNasser Cheshmazar

Acclaimed musician, composer and orchestra conductor Nasser Cheshmazar will perform with a huge orchestra of 80 instrumentalists in Tehran.

His ‘Nostalgia Concert’ is slated for September 14 at Tehran’s Vahdat Hall, ISNA reported.

Cheshmazar, 65, is considered one of the most acclaimed faces in the world of music and a pioneer in combining Iranian music with western electric instruments.

He has released 10 albums and cooperated with famous pop singers Hami, Mohammad Esfahani, Qasem Afshar and Mohammadreza Eyvazi in their albums.

Cheshmazar has composed scores for over 20 films including ‘Hamoun’ by Dariush Mehrjui, ‘Candle in the Wind’ (1990) by Pouran Derakhshandehm (2003) and ‘Superstar’ by Tahmineh Milani (2009) and won the Crystal Simorgh award at Fajr International Film Festival twice for composing music for ‘Poisonous Mushroom’ in 2002 and ‘Devil’s Eye’ in 1993.


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