The world media have published reports and features on the passing of great Iranian vocalist Mohammad-Reza Shajarian.
Following the sad news for the death of Iran's most revered vocalist, the world's media described him with awe-inspiring words.
Below are some of such descriptions dedicated to the Iranian iconic music maestro:
Iran's greatest master of Persian classical music Mohammad Reza Shajarian - The New York Times
An Iranian singer whose voice was regarded as one of his country's national treasures ... a master performer who was hailed as one of NPR's 50 Great Voices of all time - US National Public Radio
Mohammad Reza Shajarian, who revived Iranian classical music -Reuters
The much-loved iconic singer ... a grand maestro of Iranian traditional music and the most famous vocalists in the country- Al Jazeera
Iran's legendary classical singer and composer Mohammad-Reza Shajarian -CNN
Vocalist who helped define Iranian culture -South China Morning Post
Iran’s most revered classical musician, vocalist Mohammad Reza Shajarian -Bloomberg
The globally-renowned Iranian vocalist with a distinctive voice passed away on Thursday due to cancer in the Iranian capital city of Tehran.