A Moment with Lovers
Bahman Solati is a 46 year old Persian national residing in the United Kingdom. Currently a PhD candidate in Persian Literature at the University of Manchester and also a graduate teaching assitant (GTA)at the department of languages and cultures. His passion of Persian poetry has always been apparent since his teenage years he has translated and edited a book on Rubaiyyat-e Hakim Omar Khayyam, which was published in Tehran in 2003. So far he has created four albums first of which is the Rumi album (Poetry of Love). This album has been created and recorded at the University of Manchester for the School of Arts, Histories and Cultures. His next Rumi album is called (A Moment with Lovers). This album which has taken eight months in the making is truly beautiful, the music and his voice together with his style of reading gives the passionate poems of Rumi a whole new dimension. A must for everyone to listen.