Iran to Hold Women’s Music Festival

12SADASD18.jpgTEHRAN (FNA)- Iran is scheduled to hold its third annual Women’s Music Festival in an attempt to develop the musical potentials of Iranian women.

Participants will compete and present their works in the categories of pop, traditional, regional, percussion, choral and solo performance, press tv reported.

The three-day festival, which will be held from June 22 to 24, 2008 at several locations in Tehran, will honor a number of active female musicians.

The event’s jury will include renowned artists including Maliheh Saeedi, Mehrbanoo Tofiq, Hengameh Akhavan, Nasrin Nasehi, Shahla Milani, Tamara Dolidze, Arfa Atrayi and Fariba Vakili.

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