was born in Iran in 1986.
From a very young age he knew he wanted to play Iranian rhythms. When he was 12, he studied the Daf
(a traditional Iranian percussion instrument) under Bijan Kamkar
. Taha's career as a performer began soon after.
He established himself among Iran's top musicians.
Taha worked with 40 Daf Ensemble
, Yasna Ensemble
, Njazz Band
, Kimiya Band
and it was around this time that he started to teach the daf in many institutes like: Naghme music centre
, Gol cultural and artistic institute
He recorded his first professional solo album, 'Navaye Daf'
, in 2006.
Taha has since given many concerts in Iran and overseas, in countries including Finland, Sweden and Azerbaijan. He played Iranian music at the Eurovision Song Contest in 2007 as a guest performer.
In addition to the Daf
, he plays the Tombak
His other main area is photography
, which he took up in 2007 as a modelling, fashion and portrait photographer.
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