Hamid Ghanbari was born in 1974, in Tehran, Iran.
He was taught playing the Tombak seriously by a well-experienced instructor, Mr. Bahman Rajabi.
Dropping out of Chemistry College at that time was a turning point in his life. He was determined to continue his education in his much-loved course – music.
He graduated and he is familiar with playing techniques of various Iranian percussion instruments and so far has experience, some of which is as follows:
Saeed Nayeb Mohammadi
Bassir Faqih Nasir
Saeed Kord Mafi
Mehdi Basirat Manesh