Jalil Shahnaz

 

 

Age: 92

 

Summary: Iranian virtuoso Tar player and composer considered as one of the greatest maestros of Persian classical music and the soloists of tar who came to national attention in 1957 after moving to Tehran, Iran for his collaboration with Radio Tehran as well as presenting numerous performances in different concerts in the capital and elsewhere outside of Persia before he became a member of Persian Music Maestros Ensemble in the late 1980's.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: May 22, 1921

 

Died: June 17, 2013

 

Location: Tehran, Iran