Shadi Vahidi Biography

Personal Life

'Shadi Vahidi' is an Iranian musician,composer,vocalist, Radif-teacher(Iranian classical music),music teacher, and Tar and Setar instrumentalist and improviser and Orff teacher .

Work Biography

Shadi Vahidi commenced to learn playing the Piano under her father's supervision since childhood. In her teens she learned the Setar and Tar under the supervision of [Manouchehr Abdollahi] and Kamal Rezaie, afterwards studied Radif Mirza Abdolah under supervision of Azar Zargarian at the University of Arts, simultaneously studied solfeggio and gained knowledge of Avaz techniques and voice-producing and also she learned Persian traditional vocal Avaz. Then she studied Radif of Mirza Hossein-Qoliand Ali-Akbar Shahnazi and composition of Iranian forms under supervision of Dariush Pirniakan for ten years.After that she attended class under supervision of maestro Mohammad-Reza Lotfi,at the same time accompanied Shayda Ensemble under supervision of maestro Lotfi.


Shadi has performed with various ensembles during her working years . The most important work of Shadi is " Instant of love " (2009) studio album , which was published in Iran . In this album, which is based on the lyrics of Saadi Shirazi,she has performed as a singer,composer,Tar and Setar instrumentalist . Shadi has emigrated to Armenia in 2015 and has several collaborations and accompanying with Armenian honored artists such as Levon Tevanyan ، Vardan Baghdasaryan, Karen Avajyan، Georgi Minasov... and created a lot of combinatoric songs of Armenian and Iranian music. Shadi is also an Orff teacher and she has published a book for children (The songs of animals) which is involves nursery rhyme with sheet music .