WorldViews: Will this faded star open the door to Western pop music in Iran?

By Brian Murphy, November 13, 2014

Are Iran’s mullahs fans of Yanni’s jazzy stylings?

The next months may tell. Iran’s gatekeeper for the media and arts, the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance, has cleared the way for the Greek-born composer and musician to become one of the rare Western performers to land a gig in the Islamic Republic.

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