Homay is a singer, songwriter and composer born in 1980 in Rasht, Iran. Beginning at the age of 9, he took interest in painting and writing lyrics until the age of 14 when he pursued graphics and painting at a specialty college. Homay received a degree in music from the Tehran Conservatory, under the direction of Masters Fereydoun Poor Reza, Kamalodin Abasi, Hengameh Akhavan and Karim Saleh Azimi. He also studied literature with Masters Mahmoodi Bakhtyari, Mahmood, Tayyari and Ali Akbar Kanni. Parvaz Homay founded the Mastan Ensemble in 2005.