Iranian Music

Speech by Javad Safaee, CEO of CYB Iran and musician on instrumentation and the difference between old and new instruments at Mashhad University

The human voice was probably the first score of the first humans, and then they gradually thought of creating devices capable of creating different sounds. Although the first musical instrument discovered was the human voice, the first percussion instruments made of wood, stone and rock were certainly the first stages …

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In a show leading up to Khamenei’s speech, Iranian television broadcasts a video clip showing the US Capitol destroyed by a missile: ‘We will destroy the palace of oppression’

The following is a complementary offering of the MEMRI Iran Threat Monitor project (ITMP). For more information, write to [email protected] with “ITMP Subscription “in the subject line. In a broadcast leading up to Iranian Supreme Leader Khamenei’s speech on May 2, Channel 1 TV broadcast a song titled “A Vigilant …

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Documentary about singer Mohammadreza Shajarian produced

Tehran-Iranian filmmaker Keyvan Mehregan has made a documentary about legendary singer Mohammadreza Shajarian, who died last October at the age of 80, years after suffering from kidney cancer. Production of a 129-minute documentary titled “Siavash in Fire” took 35 months, Honaronline reported on Wednesday. The documentary examines the life and …

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Marjan Greenblatt helps Iranian dissident artists make their voices heard + Shaun Donovan’s smart candidacy for New York City mayor

Make music With ‘Homanity’, dissident Iranian artists make their voices heard Marjan Greenblatt (courtesy) A new compilation of original music by Iranian artists, most of whom live abroad as political refugees, will be released on May 7, with two singles later this week. The compilation album, titled “HomanityAfter the mythical …

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