Biography

Hossein RangChi (born 1984 – Dezful,Khozestan,Iran) started at 8 music with Ney instrument ; thus firstly listened to musical note by Ney . For some years he practiced the Radifs of Persian traditional music , and learned Ney Traditionally and experimentally. After some years, He started to learn Setar experimentally. “I was always, mostly influenced by regional and Maqami music.” However , He just played traditional and folk music about 15 years ; with Ney ,Setar, and further, Violin . As internet developed ,He find a way to world music. From Electronic music of 80s ,to Folk/Rock ,Blues and Jazz and etc. Influenced by Bob Dylan ,He started do play Acoustic guitar and Harmonica, of course with a background of Persian traditional and Folk music. in these years , he had experiences in Electronic music. In this field ,He is mostly influenced by John cage, Edgard vare’se and Peter christopherson. In the sometime ,He both doing Electronic and experimental music, and playing Folk/Rock music with his regional accent.