Seddigh Tarif was born in 1957 in Sanandaj. In 1976 he entered Beautiful Arts' faculty of Tehran University. Since 1976 till 1986 studied with great masters of music such as ShadervanMahmud Karimi, Hosein Taherzade, Abdolah Davami and Nasrolah Nasehpur. In 1984 he gave his first concert and released his first album entitled "Maktab- e – Esfahan" (School of Esfahan), which was dedicated to the memory of his master Hosein Taherzade. In 1989 released his "Golgyasht" album. In 1991 together with Jalal Zolfonoon released "Sheidayi" album. During further years he released several new albums and appeared with concerts in different regions of Iran and abroad.