Behnam Samani, Tombak and Daf

Behnam Valikhani Samani was born in 1967 in Chahar Mahal, Bakhtiari, Iran.  He started studying tombak at the age of thirteen with Master Jamshid Mohebi in Isfahan, Iran.  Behnam’s renowned performances have brought him appearances in some of Europe’s most prestigious venues, including the Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin, Gastgeig in Munich, and Rasa in Utrecht.

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