Fadi Gaziri is a composer, music producer and performer for film, theater and media. His diverse style and ability to play several instruments make him a very sought after artist. Specializing in ambient electronic sounds, Fadi mixes them with cinematic and folk elements.
Fadi was born in Moscow and attended the famous Gnessin Music Academy in Moscow studying piano and the violin. When he was 12 his family moved to Sweden, and in 1998 to England, where he carried on his musical education.
Fadi studied Music Composition, Piano and Languages at Durham University, in 2004 He graduated with great Honors, and passed his ABRSM piano Exams with distinction. During his studies he took part in many student Musical productions, and later conducted several productions.
At 22 Fadi moved to Hamburg and worked there as a music teacher, teaching piano, guitar and musical theory. He started to get fascinated with film, moving image, and the way music interacts in film. In 2006 he went back to study and was accepted to study Masters in Film Composition at Bournemouth university. A year later he completed with distinction.
In 2006 Fadi moved to Hamburg to pursue his career as a composer. He was hired by a production company to work on music for Commercials, Image Films, and Sound Branding. He has worked on many projects for companies such as Deutsche Boerse, SKY, Ferrero, BBC and many more. At the same time he began his work as a piano entertainer, touring consistently throughout Holland, Sweden, Norway and Germany. He quickly realized his ability to entertain people, and his career in front of the audience gathered pace quickly.
In 2014 Fadi released his first solo album titled Northern Lights, a mixture of cinematic, folk and mysterious sounds, combining folky motives with electronic texture. In the album he uses his technological know-how to loop and mix on-the-fly, whilst playing the piano, violin, and adding subtle vocals, all of which he performs himself.
In 2015 he took up a permanent position as an in-house music producer at TUi Cruises in Berlin. In the 3 years that followed Fadi wrote and arranged the music to over 10 productions for the on-board theatres on the ships. 2015 also saw the second studio release of Fadi’s EP using a pseudonym Fadster titled The Jump, an album which merged electronic, cinematic and popular influences.
At present Fadi lives and creates in Hamburg.