The Persian Ney

In Iran and among Iranians, the most important Ney is ‘Ney-e haft-band’ or the Ney with seven segments that has a very soft and heartwarming sound. The ‘Ney-Zan’ or ‘Ney Player’ expresses his or her feelings and inner emotions through this small strand of reed.

By Golnaar Farnudi & Parvin Ebrahimi - 2017