Hossein Alizadeh

Biography

Hossein Alizadeh

Hossein Alizadeh is a distinguished Iranian composer, Radif-preserver, researcher, teacher, and a master tar and setar instrumentalist and improviser, dubbed by many as an Ostad (i.e. Maestro) of Persian music. He has made numerous recording with prominent musicians including Shajarian, Khaladj, Nazeri, Kalhor, and Gasparyan, etc. He was nominated for the 2007 Grammy Award along with Armenian musician, Djivan Gasparyan, for their collaboration album, The Endless Vision.