Arash Yazdani

Arash Yazdani, conductor

Composer and conductor, Arash has studied at, among others, The Royal College of Music in Stockholm, Hochschule für Musik Basel and Estonian Academy of Muisc and Theatre; and has earned degrees in piano, double bass, orchestral conducting and composition specialties.

He is currently pursuing a PhD research of composition at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre and has been a research residency fellow at Institut für Elektronische Musik und Akustik- IEM Graz.

Arash is artistic director of Sound Plasma, festival for alternative intonation music in Berlin and Tallinn. He is Artistic director and conductor of Ensemble for New Music Tallinn. As a guest conductor he worked with several ensembles including NeuverBand Ensemble, Ensemble U:, Ensemble Resonabilis, International Ensemble Modern Academy.