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Biography

 

Farid Kheradmand

He began to learn the music since 1984 with playing Tombak (Zarb) and singing Tasnifs; acquaintance with Persian poem with Abbas Dabestani. Since 1990, he learned the contemporary styles of Tombak playing with Jamshid Mohebbi for four years. With becoming interested on Qajar’s period Tombak players’ styles and Old Tasnifs on 1993; he started a theoretic research about the fundamentals of rhythm in old hand script books and a practical research on old styles of playing ofTombak based on the old remained records (records of the years between 1900-1920). This research contains of these items:

 

-Remaking of the styles of playing of Tombak on these records

-Analyzing of the rhythmic and tonic forms of old Tasnifs of Persian music

-Analyzing of method of combining of rhythm, poem and music in old Tasnifs of Persian music

- Theorization of fundamentals of Persian music rhythm logy, based on its repertoire

fHe also has learned Radif of Mirza Abdollah on Setar with Ali Bayani since 1992 in the beginning, and continued with Majid Kiani. He also Has Learned Music With Djamchid Chemirani, Dariush Talei. Jean During, Abdolvali Abdorrashidof and Arash Mohafez.

 

Artistic Activities

ü  Winner of Honor Diploma for researching on fundamentals of Iqae Cycles in The first Music Festival of Universities Students of Iran, Tehran, April 1998.

ü  Winner of Honor Diploma for researched article: “Esthetic of Cycling System in Persian Music” in The Second Music Festival of Universities Students of Iran, Tehran, March 1999

ü  Teaching playing of Zarb (Tombak) in cultural – artistic centers as following:

- Center of Preservation and Divulging of Persian Music 1991- 1992

- Artistic Activities Office of Culture and Islamic Guides Office of Semnan 1998 – 2000.

- Artistic Activities Office of Culture and Islamic Guides Office of Garmsar 1999

- Private Teaching, 1994 until now

- Editing and Graphical designer of book of Maghased ol Alhan by Abdolqader Maraghi

ü  Playing Tombak, Setar and singing Tasnifs with Sepehr Music Ensemble since 2005.

ü  Publishing Cds And Learning Book for Tombak.

ü  Performing more Than 100 Concerts.

 

Official Activities

ü  Regular member of Center of Preservation and Research of Persian Music (depended to IRIB), since 2000 till 2005.

ü  Regular member of Researchers Department of Iran Music House, since 2001.

ü  Artistic advisor of International Festival of Ney(Pipe). Niavaran Artistic Creations Foundation (NACF), September 2004

ü  Teacher of Soureh University, Since 2005 till 2007.