SOAS Concert Series - Peyman Heydarian (پیمان حیدریان) - The Voice of the Santur Fri, 2019-03-15 17:18
Taken from the LIVE SOAS Series
Born in Shiraz, Iran, Peyman Heydarian (پیمان حیدریان) is an award-winning santur (Iranian hammer dulcimer) virtuoso, computer scientist and musicologist. Over the years, he has adopted innovative tuning systems and performance techniques to play a multi-ethnic repertoire on santur and developed computer algorithms for the analysis of Persian musical signals. In addition to teaching at various London universities, Peyman has toured the world with his multi-ethnic programme ‘The Voice of Santur’ since 2010.