Darwish Amir Hayati - Khan Amiri


Darwish Amir Hayati
Song Name: Khan Amiri
By: Darwish Amir Hayati ( درویش امیر حیاتی )
Country: Iran
Song Local Name: مقام خان امیری
Album: Ali Guyam, Ali Juyam
Genre: folk music of Iran , Yarsan maqam , Ahl-e Haqq , music of Kermanshahan
Date Added: 04 Apr 2020
ghostdog
2058 views



submit to reddit
Send us more information about this song

Khan Amiri by Darwish Amir Hayati is part of folk music tradition in/by Iran. Folk Music of Iran is traditionally brother to some other region(s) in the world. If you want to listen to song(s) in the same genre or with the same root with Khan Amiri (or folk music of Iran), other than checking Iran you can also check music of Turkey, Iraq, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Tajikistan. From the top menu, first choose the desired region and then find the link from the map or country list.

Amir Hayati (1921-2006) was an Iranian tanbur (tanbour / tanboor) player from city of Sahne, Kermanshah Province. He was a follower of Yarsanism, a syncretic religion founded by Sultan Sahak in the late 14th century in western Iran. He was a player of Yarsan sacred maqams. He was the first person who sang in Persian with Tanbur which before that was always accompanied Kurdish lyrics. Khan Amiri is one of the famous Yarsan (a.k.a. Ahl-e Haqq) maqams.

Related Songs


Bahare Delkash by Mohammad Reza Lotfi
Love Knows
Nava, Nahoft by Eqbal Azar, Baqer Khan Rameshgar
Collection of Iranian Music 21(Eqbal Azar I)
Cousin Bahareh by Ebrahim Sharifzadeh, Hossein Samandari
Melodiously Bleeding
Ghafeleh-Salar by Mohammad Reza Lotfi
Ghafeleh-Salar (Tar & Setar Improvising)



Hide Me