Sina Bathaie

Performed in Sofar Toronto

Sina Bathaie, is a composer and Toronto-based santur player known for his unique style and approach toward Persian contemporary music. Born in Iran, he began studying santur at age 7 with his father, Master Javad Bathaie. He then followed his passion in music by practicing Persian classical repertoire (Radif) with the oud and exploring rhythm through studying the tonbak (Persian hand-drum). Moving to Canada in fall 2009, he started to explore the music and instruments of different cultures including double-bass, flute, hang, tabla, sitar and more.

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