Amir Bidarian, teacher and player of tombak, was born in 1932. He was student of Morshed Nasrollah and Ostad Hossein Tehrani. He performed in Iranian Radio from 1959 to 1977. He has played in some Iranian musical films Hassan Kachal , Zir-e-Bazarcheh and others. he has recorded an instructional cassette for the art of tombak playing. He worked on diffrent aspects of tombak for about 50 years and passed away in 1997.