Latif: Elegant, graceful, lovely, pleasant; gentle, benign, kind, courteous; thin, delicate, slender; quaint, having an occult or mysterious meaning; acute, quick-sighted, penetrating; knowing what is occult, hidden, mysterious; one of the names of God. Francis Joseph Steingass, A Comprehensive Persian-English Dictionary


  • For cello & piano
  • Category: Chamber Ensemble
  • Year Composed: 2022
  • Duration: 7'
  • Commissioner: Yoshika Masuda
  • Tags: Iranian Culture, Spirituality
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    Latif album art



  • 20 MAR 2024
  • Latif
  • Staller Center for the Arts
  • Stony Brook, NY
  • Sameer Apte, cello; Owen Dodds, piano
  • 14 MAY 2022
  • Latif - Premiere
  • Prisoners of Hope: A Recital of Works by Kian Ravaei
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Yoshika Masuda, cello; Sean Tang-Wang, piano