Şivan Perwer

Singer, Musical Artist

1955 –

29

Who is Şivan Perwer?

Şivan Perwer is a Kurdish poet, writer, musical teacher, singer, and performer on the tembûr. Şivan has fled Kurdistan in 1976 due to political tones of his music and has lived in exile until his return to Diyarbakir on November 16, 2013.

He holds several honorary doctorates in music. He is linked to Kurdish recognition of the Armenian genocide.

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Born
Dec 23, 1955
Viranşehir
Also known as
  • Şiwan Perwer
  • Sivan Perwer
  • Shivân Parwar
  • İsmail Aygün
  • Şivan Perver
  • Sivan Perver
  • Ismail Aygün
Nationality
  • Turkey
Profession

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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