Mirza Hossein-Qoli


Mirza Hossein-Qoli (Persian: میرزا حسین‌قلی), also known as Agha Mirza Hosseingholi Farahani (1853 in Tehran – 1916 in Tehran) was a musician and tar player. He and his older brother Mirza Abdollah started learning music from their father Ali Akbar Farahani.

Mirza Hossein-Qoli
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Born
Died
OccupationMusician, Tar Player
Known forRadif of Persian Traditional Music
Children Ali-Akbar Shahnazi, Abdolhossein Shahnazi
Parent(s) Ali-Akbar Farahani
Mirza Hossein-Qoli (left) and his son Ali-Akbar Shahnazi (right)

Further readingEdit

  • Haghighat, A., Honarmandan e Irani az Aghaz ta Emrooz, Koomesh Publication, 2004, (in Persian)
  • Khaleghi, R., Sargozasht e Musighi e Iran, Ferdowsi Publication, 1955, (in Persian)