Iranian Music Resources

Looking for Iranian music to dance to? I’ve made a list of artists I use in my classes and have choreographed to for workshops.

Radio Javan is also a great resource.

Persian Traditional

Hossein Alizadeh
Masjid Derakshani
Shahram Nazeri
Hafez Nazeri
Rastak Ensemble
Pezhham Akhavass
Mahmoud Zoufonoun
Mohamammad Reza Shajarian
Dastan Ensemble
Sima Bina
The Kamkars (Kurdish)

Persian Contemporary

Azam Ali / Niyaz
Ahmed Nikpay
Mamak Khadem

Persian Pop

Bijan Mortazavi
Shahrum Kashani
Jamshid
Omid Hajili
Shahram Solati
Shahram Kashani
Andy
Mansour
Mehrshad
Mehrnoosh
Morteza Pashaei
Mohsen Yeganeh
Jahan

Have any suggestions? I’d love to hear!