Alireza Eftekhari


Alireza Eftekhari

Infobox musical artist
Name = Alireza Eftekhari


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Background = solo_singer
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Born = 1956
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Genre = Persian music
Occupation = Singer, Musician
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Years_active = 1968 — Present
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Alireza Eftekhari is an Iranian vocalist of Iranian classical as well as popular music.

He learnt music from several well known Iranian musicians, such as Taj Esfahani and Ali Tajvidi. Eftekhari is one of the most prolific Iranian vocalists.

Eftekhari is a popular Persian singer of the highest order. He put significant effort in changing the situation of popular music in Iran. In his own words: "In order to introduce pop music to Iranian music culture, I have made myself a scapegoat." [cite news | title=Music Should Keep Up With the Times | url=http://www.iran-daily.com/1383/2115/html/art.htm | publisher=Iran Daily | date=2004-10-16 | accessdate=2007-03-13]

See also

* Music of Iran
* Persian pop music

Notes

External links

* [http://www.alireza-eftekhari.com/ Official website] (in Persian)
* [http://music.tirip.com/person/11.htm/ Iran Taraneh] (Listen to Eftekhari's songs)


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