Abdolvahaab Shahidi

Abdolvahab Shahidi
عبدالوهاب شهیدی - Abdolvahab Shahidi.JPG
Background information
Born (1922-09-23) 23 September 1922 (age 98)
Isfahan, Persia
GenresPersian classical music
Occupation(s)Professional musician

Abdolvahab Shahidi (Persian: عبدالوهاب شهيدی‎) is a prominent Iranian barbat player, singer and composer in the classical style born on 24 September 1922 in Meymeh (of Isfahan province).[1] He is noted as one of the contemporary pioneers of Persian music by BBC Persian.[2]


  1. ^ "عبدالوهاب شهیدی (Abdolvahab Shahidi)" (in Persian). Zendehrood. Retrieved 20 July 2010.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ http://www.bbc.co.uk/persian/arts/story/2006/07/060718_ag-music-pioneers.shtml (Persian)

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