Piano Pinnacle

Together with my life partner, Deborah, we founded this piano duo ensemble. Since 2010, it has gone on to win several international prizes.

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Here you can listen to some samples of my work, including my film music, concert music, piano performances, and performances of my own works

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Vancouver Philharmonic Orchestra Composer-in-Residence

Honored to be working as the inaugural composer-in-residence with the Vancouver Philharmonic Orchestra

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Film Composer

I have been actively composing acoustic music for films since 2005, and have twice won the SOCAN Foundation Awards for my original sountracks

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Canadian Composer, Iranian Composer, Michigan Composer

Brehm Prize Awarded to The Rose of Midnight

I am deeply honoured to have been awarded the 2016 Brehm Prize in Choral Composition at the University of Michigan for The Rose of Midnight. I look forward to a performance of the piece at the University of Michigan in Fall 2016, directed by Jerry Blackstone. Read the official press release

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Recipient of the Dr. Lyman S. V. Judson Award at the University of Michigan

I am honoured to have been chosen as the recipient of the Dr. Lyman S. V. Judson Award for Outstanding D.M.A. (Doctorate of Musical Arts) Students by the Rackham Graduate School at the University of Michigan. The $5,000 monetary prize will be used towards an upcoming project in conjunction with my doctoral dissertation.

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Release of the Recording of Prelude à la Gershwin

I am excited to share with you Deborah’s fantastic recording of my most recent piano piece, Prelude à la Gershwin. The piece was composed in fall 2014, and is a tribute to George Gershwin. It is now available for purchase via iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, CDBaby, Yandex, Spotify and Bandcamp, to name a few outlets. […]

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Win at SOCAN Foundation Awards for The Rose of Midnight

A special thanks to SOCAN Foundation for awarding me one of one of this year’s Godfrey Ridout awards for my choral piece, the Rose of Midnight, which was commissioned by Seattle’s Esoterics choir as part of my prize for winning the International Composers’ Award at their POLYPHONOS competition. This marks my 4th win at the SOCAN foundation awards. […]

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