Aida Shirazi Work Performed in San Francisco
Music composition doctoral student Aida Shirazi’s “Trio for Violin, Horn, and Piano” is being performed by the Sierra Ensemble on Friday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. in the Presidio Officers’ Club, 50 Moraga Avenue, San Francisco.
Tickets are available through Eventbrite.
Shirazi was raised in Tehran, Iran, and holds degrees in piano from Tehran University of Art and music composition and theory from Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey. Her music has been performed by Bilkent Symphony Orchestra, Ergon Ensemble, Sierra Ensemble and at festivals in Turkey, France, and the United States. Shirazi’s music for solo instruments, voice, ensemble, orchestra and electroacoustic works, examines different harmonic, timbral, rhythmic and formal elements of classical and folkloric Iranian music in the framework of contemporary music