Mojgan Shajarian is an American-Iranian female artist that worked professionally in Music, painting and Graphic design in last twenty years. Mojgan’s official website where you can find useful information about her activities, classes and performances is here. For concerts please see the Hamrahshow website here.
Currently she is a resident of Southern California, where she teaching Persian classical singing (Awaz) and Setar to her students.
Mojgan Shajarian is an Iranian – American musician, painter, graphic designer and sculptress.
Mojgan holds a BA in Music and Painting and an MA in Graphic Design.
She has studied under distinguished Iranian musicians such as Mohammad Reza Shajarian, Mohammad Reza Lotfi, Hossein Alizadeh and Parviz Meshkatian.
She performed in more than 60 concerts extensively in major international festivals and prestigious concert halls in Europe, North America, Australia with the acclaimed Iranian master musician (her father), Maestro Mohammad Reza Shajarian.
Mojgan immigrated to the US in 2012 and currently lives in Southern California where she performs and teaches Persian classical singing (Awaz) and Setar.
BA in painting, MA in Graphics from Islamic Azad University
BA in music from University of Arts
Learning Setaar under the supervision of maestros Mohammad Reza Lotfi and Hossein Alizadeh in elementary levels in 1978
Learning Radif under the supervision of maestro Parviz Meshkatian’s in 1980
Learning Radif under the supervision of maestro Mehrbano Tofigh’s in University of arts in 1988
Researches for university graduation
“The relationship between painting and music in the 20th century” , 1994
Honorable Theses in Azad Art University, Year 1994
“History and technique of singing in Iran in recent centuries”, 1996
Honorable Theses in Honar University, Year 1996, nominee for University publishing
“Designing for music production”, 2001
One of best researches in master degree in Azad Art University, Year 2001
Performing a concert with Ms. Sima Bina in 1990, Tehran
Graphical designs of works of Maestro Mohammad Reza Shajarian and Homayoun Shajarian 1992-2012
Concert scene design and performance for Maestro Mohammad Reza Shajarian and Shahnaz Ensemble 2009-2010
Performing 63 concerts around the world as singer and Setar player with Maestro Mohammad Reza Shajarian and Shahnaz ensemble.
Stanford Pan-Asian Music Festival, 2017
Seattle, KPC, 2017
Toronto Tirgan Festival, Harbourfront Centre, 2017
Vancouver, BC, Centennial Theatre, 2017
Los Angeles, Royce Hall, 2018
Vancouver, BC, Kay Meek Art Centre, 2018
Albuquerque, NM Keller Hall UNM, 2018
Los Angeles, Moss Theatre, 2018
Montreal, QC, Oscar Peterson, 2018
Toronto, ON, Toronto centre for the Arts, 2018
Los Angeles, Schoenberg Hall UCLA, 2018
West Lafayette IN, Fowler Hall Purdue University, 2018
Personal painting exhibition, Tehran 1992
Group exhibition, Tehran 1995 & 1996
Biennial Painting exhibition of Iran 1996
Art Walk 13, Thousand Oaks, 2013
Fremont Art Festival, 2013
Thousand Oaks Art Festival, 2013
Art Festival of Scottsdale, AZ, 2013
Art Walk 14, Thousand Oaks, 2014
West Wood Art Festival 2014
San Diego Art Festival 2017