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Feras Charestan

Feras Charestan

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Artist Information

Performance year with AKMI:
2013, 2015, 2016, 2017
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Country of Origin:
Syria

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Feras Charestan is from the city of Al-Hasakeh, in the northeast of Syria, and studied qānun at the High Institute of Music in Damascus. He has performed as a qānun soloist with symphony orchestras and has been a member of popular bands as well as contemporary music ensembles that are creating new music rooted in Middle Eastern traditions. Feras Charestan currently lives in Stockholm, Sweden.