Started playing the Guitar with
Dariush Abolhassani and Henrik Eivazian since 1987 and attended
music theory courses offered by Mehran Rohani. He also studied the
Persian Musical Repertoire under the supervision of Masters Hossein
Alizadeh and Dariush Talaee.
Performing several concerts with the Iran-Austria Cultural
Society Orchestra (conducted by late Thomas Christian David) led him
to Austria where he completed his musical educations at the Music
and Performing Arts University of Vienna (supervised Prof.
Walter Wuerdinger). Mehrdad had the opportunity to attend
masterclasses held by well known artists such as Arnoldo Moreo,
Alvaro Pieri and Hopkinson Smith. Meanwhile he is continuing study
for his PhD Degree from the University of Vienna.
Till now he had performed various concerts in Austria, Iran,
Germany, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic