Ali Akbar Moradi

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Ali Akbar Moradi,(Kurdish عه لی ئه کبیر مۆرادی), born 1957 is a well known Iranian Kurdish musician and composer. He was born in the Iranian city of Kermanshah. He started music at a very early age, and learned the Kurdish maqam repertoire and tanbur (Kurdish lute) under the supervision of Kurdish masters such as Mirza Sayyed Ali Kafashyan, Kaki Allah Morad Hamidi and Sayyed Vali Hosseyni. He gave his first recital in 1971 in Kermanshah. In 1981, he began collaborating with the Kurdish singer Shahram Nazeri, and performed throughout Europe and North America. He is an expert on the tanbur instrument, which is considered sacred in Kurdish sufi music. He has performed music in New York, San Francisco and London. On September 30, 2006, he gives a special program as part of Voices of Kurdistan in San Francisco World Music Festival,he has been appointed as one of fifty of the best musicians around the globe by a British music magazine.


  1. Fire of Passion, Kurdish Tanbur Music of Iran, 1999.
  2. Kurdaneh, 2001.
  3. Whisper, 2001.
  4. Kurdish Music from Iran, 2002.
  5. In The Mirror Of The Sky, with Kayhan Kalhor, 2004 .

Music festivals

  1. San Francisco World Music Festival, 2006.
  2. Rhythm Sticks Festival, London, 2004
  3. Broadway Theater, New York, 2004.
  4. UC Irvine, California, 2004,
  5. Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 2000.

External links

  • , World Village Music.
  • , LA Concert Feb. 2008 -
  • , San Francisco World Music Festival, 2006.

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