The book titled 'Zir-e Gonbad-e Mina' (Under the Azure Dome), was launched during a ceremony held on Monday, March 4, 2019 at ECI Headquarters. The event was attended by Dr. Mohammad Mahdi Mazaheri, ECI President, and a group of masters of Iranian music.
According to ECI news, at the launching ceremony, Dr. Mazaqheri lauded the lofty position of Iranian music masters and said: "Music has a unique potential in dissolving boundaries and uniting different cultures" and pointing to music as the common language of all nations, he added: "Utilizing their rich common customs and traditions, the ECO countries present a single unity to the world".
Concluding his remarks, Dr. Mazaheri underscored the necessity of commemorating the region's arts and cultural luminaries and stated: "Master Fakhreddini has spent his whole life on creating immortal pieces of Iranian music and today, through authoring the book 'Zir-e Gonbad-e Mina' (Under the Azure Dome), he leaves his findings for the generations to come".
Other speakers of the ceremony were Hamid Noorbakhsh, CEO of Iran Music House; the book author himself as well as outstanding figures such as Hassan Alizadeh, Hooshang Kamkar, Loris Tjeknavorian, Mohammad Sarir, Davood Ganjeh'i, Ali Moradkhani and the director of Moin Publications, who lauded Master Fakhreddini's life and works.