About Armin Sanayei
Armin Sanayei was born in 1992, Tehran-Iran.
As a freelance composer, his pieces have been performed in several halls by great musicians and ensembles such as Hugo Wolf Quartet, Alban Berg Ensemble Wien, Reconsil Ensemble Vienna (conducted by Roland Freisitzer), Duo Arcord, , Max Brand Ensemble, Florian Berner (Cello), Marta Sudraba (Cello),Alexander Neubauer (Clarinet) Ana Topalovic (Cello), Elise Jacoberger (Bassoon),Theresa Dinkhauser (Clarinet), Linus Köhring (Viola), Kaori Nishii (Piano), Jacob Hernández Enríquez (Violin), etc.
On the summer of 2019, he also had a remarkable opportunity to be invited by Peter Ruzicka to conduct his orchestral piece(Veins, as tree branches)with the "Tonkünstler Orchestra" at the Grafenegg Festival 2019.
Also in 2013 he has been invited by Dr.Peter Leisch to Festival 4020 in Linz to get his “Clarinet Quintet” premiered with "Hugo Wolf String Quartet" in Brucknerhaus. it spired him to move to Austria and pursue his composition study in Vienna.
studied composition at the MDW University, with Prof.Dr.Martin Lichtfuss
studied composition at the Art University of Tehran
learning and studying Iranian folk music under Fariborz Rostami (Tehran)
private composition lessons with Ahmad Pejman
Other trainings: Summer Acadamies/ Masterclasses
participated in masterclass by Peter Ruzicka (Summer Academy/ Mozarteum University/ Salzburg)
participated in masterclass by Johanna Doderer