Samer Habibi

Kamancheh

Samer Habibi was born in Tehran / Iran and is a virtuoso on the Kamancheh. He started playing the instrument at Tehran’s music conservatory with Ostad Kamran Darougheh, and also studied the classical music of the Persian Radif tradition with Ostad Aliakbar Shekarchi. At the age of 17 he started playing in professional Persian Orchestras.

His famous recording of Persian Radif has been published in 2016.

During his carreer he played a lot of concerts and on many recordings.

Samer Habibi is also a well known Kamancheh maker in Iran. In 2006 he founded an instrument manufactory where he has already made over 1800 instruments.

Samer Habibi