Idin Samimi Mofakham (Iran)Composer

    Idin Samimi Mofakham has completed his B.A and M.A both in musicology and composition in Armenia at the class of Ashot Zohrabyan. He is a permanent member of Iranian Society of Composers and tutor of Superior Music schools and colleges in Tehran. He is also a founding member of Composition and Music Theory Department of University of Applied Science and Technology in Tehran, Iran, the Co-founder and Artistic manager of “Spectro Centre for New Music” and co-founder and Artistic adviser of “Contemporary music Circle of Tehran Modern Art Museum”. His music has been performed or recorded by ensembles such as Klangforum Wien, S.E.M Ensemble, Moto Perpetuo, AuditivVokal Dresden, Momenta Quartet, Ostravská banda, Stockholm Saxophone Quartet, Xelmya, and in Iran mainly by Nivak Ensemble and Nilper Orchestra. His works are based on traditional and folk music of Iran through contemporary approach as well as focused on Acoustic and Psycho-Acoustic Phenomenon.