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Rana Shieh

Rana Shiehwas born in Tehran, Iran. She started learning music at the age of 10. She began learning kamancheh at the Tehran Conservatoire when she was 12, with S. Farajpouri, and then took advanced kamancheh performance classes with A. Kamkar. She has also worked with other masters of Persian music, including M.R.Lotfi, and has performed music as a solo artist as well as with various bands such as the Nahoft, Shemshal, Mehr, Sarawan, Lulian, Maraqi, SOAS Iranian Band and Ensemble Masnavi (with the dancer Shahrokh Moshkin Ghalam and the Mohsenipour Brothers), performing various concerts in Iran and in Europe. She also has experience with Ottoman court music and Italian Medieval music (as a vielle player). She is currently based in Milan (Italy) and she is completing a Masters in Musicology at the University of Padua."