Twin sisters Sara and Sanaz Zaher graduated their Master’s degree at the Music and Art University of the city of Vienna (MUK) with Prof. Jorgos Panetsos.
Duo Zaher inspires with perfect interpretations of the repertoire from Renaissance to contemporary music. The expressive playing of twin sisters has fascinated audiences on many international stages including Mexico, Austria, Italy, Denmark, The Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Romania, Poland, Greece and Iran. They regularly cooperate with Austrian cultural organizations such as the Kunsthalle Wien, the Jeunesse, the Take 5 Association and the Austrian Cultural Forum in Tehran.
Duo Zaher has performed at many International festivals such as the 30th anniversary of the Forum Gitarre Wien, Carte blanche à Mark Andre at the Wiener Musikverein and has done a concert tour throughout Austria as part of the Jeunesse-Orkaan Academy Triolino concert series.
Duo Zaher is the winner of many international competitions such as:
The Grand Prix at the International Artists Competition 2023 (Austria),
The1st Absolute prize at the 6th Florence International Guitar Competition 2023 (Florence, Italy),
The1st prize at the Transylvania International Guitar Competition 2023 (Romania),
The 2nd prize at the 15th Veria International Guitar Competition 2022 (Greece) and
The 3rd prize of the 13th Joaquin Rodrigo International Guitar Competition 2023 (Poland).