Life of G. H. Banan
Life of G. H. Banan

Life of G. H. Banan

Life of G. H. Banan

Selected Cinemas are screening the documentary “A Letter to Mr. Banan” directed and produced by Zohreh Mohaqeq.
The 87-minute film deals with the life and career of renowned Iranian musician and singer Gholam Hossein Banan (1911-1986), Cinematicket.org wrote.
In the film, Banan’s wife Paridokht Avar, his adopted son Houman Sadr, celebrated traditional singer Iraj, singer and tar player Kaveh Deylami, who was one of his few students, piano player Mazda Ansari and musician Harir Shariatzadeh tell their memories of the master.
Banan was in touch with music since childhood as he was born into a family of music enthusiasts, his mother played the piano, his sisters played tar and his aunt the ney.
During the course of his 50-year career Banan sang 350 songs. One of his hit songs “Elaheh-ye Naz,” first broadcast on national radio in 1959, is still popular among Iranians.
Cinema Museum, Iranian Artists Forum and Farhang Cinema are the venues screening the film in the capital.


Short URL : https://goo.gl/d6ijxS
  1. https://goo.gl/8oATkF
  • https://goo.gl/MthkJP
  • https://goo.gl/gCFTZM
  • https://goo.gl/XM4nDY
  • https://goo.gl/RGgwk5

You can also read ...

Painting Sets Price Record in Crypto-Currency
A Painting by New York mixed media artist Benjamin Katz has...
“Hint of Love” by Nurieh Mozaffari
Wetpaint Gallery in Gloucestershire, UK, is showing “...
From Realism to Abstract
A group painting exhibition by nine young visual artists is...
Greek Musicians to Hold Concert
Vahdat Hall in Tehran is set to host two concerts with a...
Seminar on Facade Engineering
Iranian Architecture Center in Tehran is to hold on Wednesday...
Hyper Ego on Display
Young sculptor Maryam Rahimi has featured her solo artwork...
Paintings on Life Views
A group painting exhibition by 18 young artists is underway at...
Tennessee Williams’ One-Act Play Adapted
An adaptation of the play “The Case of Crushed Petunias”...

Add new comment

Read our comment policy before posting your viewpoints