Tigrane Kazazian was born and raised in Egypt.
He is a French and Armenian composer, multi-instrumentalist, playing mainly oud and piano.
He has journeyed through several cultures and traditions, from Egypt to France, Canada and Armenia. He studied at the American university of Cairo, left in 2007 for Canada to study at Concordia university in Montreal, and later entered the national conservatory in Yerevan.
In 2017, Tigrane Kazazian launched the Nour Project with his father Georges Kazazian, a renowned oud player and composer. He formed in 2018 the Kazazian Trio, becoming a Quartet in 2022. Besides, Kazazian collaborates regularly with Swiss multi-instrumentist and composer Albin Brun, with whom he shares the love of music at the crossroads.
His first album, « Cairo Nights », was released in 2020 (Green United Music-GUM)
Photo : Samuel Aghajanyan