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Farid Zoland

12 Jun 2018 National Radio TV of Afghanistan

Farid Zoland (Persian: فرید زلاند‎, Pashto: ځَلاند‎; also Romanized as Zoland) (born 01 September 1951 in Kabul) is an Afghan songwriter and composer. Throughout his career, he collaborated with many musicians from other countries.

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1Biography

2Education

3Career

3.1Music Label

4References

5External links

Biography[edit]

He comes from a family of musicians with father Jalil Zaland and siblings Shahla Zaland and Wahid Zaland.[1]

Education[edit]

After receiving preliminary education in music from his father in Kabul, Zaland continued a formal education in music at the University of Tehran.[citation needed]

Career[edit]

Zoland went on to compose and produce many of the most iconic Iranian songs for major artists like Dariush Eghbali, Ebi, Googoosh, Hayedeh and Moein.[2][3] He has also collaborated with American musicians, namely Lloyd Miller.[4]

He has also had minor acting roles.[5]

Music Label[edit]

After migrating to the United States, he co-founded Avang Music, a major Iranian recording label outside of Iran.

References[edit]

Jump up^ “Zaland Death A Big Loss in Afghan Music”. Tolo News. Retrieved 5 May 2011.

Jump up^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uVqZZWtb0Vw

Jump up^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nBoW7W6KjnE

Jump up^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QRs7l41w8fY

Jump up^ http://www.imdb.com/name/nm5032635/

Original Link: http://rta.org.af/eng/2018/06/12/farid-zoland/

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