Omid Saidi

Omid Saidi - Otagh Band's Ney-anban player and co-composer

Born in 1995 in Bushehr, Omid Saidi is the songwriter for Otagh Band’s new project, In the Oil Fields. He studied music at the University of Tehran Arts and Architecture faculty and plays piano and ney-anban, a traditional, southern Iranian bagpipe.

Omid has worked extensively in musical theatre and was nominated for Best Original Score at the 31st International Fajr Theatre Festival for the Funeral of the Ghosts on the Persian Sea.