Pedram Falsafi, is an Iranian-American guitarist, composer, and instructor. He was born in Tehran, Iran in 1978 and began playing the guitar at age 7. At age 17 Pedram joined the San Francisco Music Conservatory where he obtained his BM and MM in guitar performance and composition. Pedram became a private pupil of Professor Dusan Bogdanvic at the SFCM Conservatory and later was appointed Professor of Music at Tehran Art University. He has written for solo, duo, and ensemble guitar compositions. His duo compositions were mainly to be performed with his brother Babak. Pedram has extensively performed throughout the US, the EU, and the Middle East.