ARTIST INFORMATION | Sirojiddin Juraev

Country of Origin: Tajikistan

Performance years with AKMP: 2004,2005,2009,2010,2011,2012,2014,2015,2016


Sirojiddin Juraev is a master performer on long-necked lutes from Central Asia. Born and raised near the ancient city of Khujand, in northern Tajikistan, Sirojiddin learned to play the two-stringed dutar as a child and later studied with the great Uzbek master Turgun Alimatov. As a student at the Academy of Maqom, i