Hamid Saeidi


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Hamid Saeidi is a producer and award winning composer who transcends musical categorization. Trained in Iranian classical music from the age of fifteen, he studied the santur (Iranian Hammered Dulcimer) with famed Master Madjid Kiani. Saeidi's amazing technique, emotional depth and innovative improvisations led him to pursue a degree in music from the Iranian Academy of the Arts, studying composition under Masters Farhad Fakhredini and Vartan Sahakian. Saeidi has performed in Iran, Greece, Ireland, Sweden, Germany, Turkey and the United States. Hamid has composed music for over thirty films, television programs, dance and theatrical presentations. Hamid received awards at the Beirut film festival, lthe Iran TV Festival and the Society of Critics of Theater in Iran. He tours with world music recording artist Mamak Khadem, as well as the world-famous and award winning Turkish artist, Omar Faruk Tekbilek. His project Imaginary Knots premiered at Los Angeles County Museum of Arts.