Qanun player from Syria graduated from the High Musical Institute of Damascus in 2007 Supervised by the Azerbaijani qanun player(Almira Akhoandoufa).He has participatied in several festivals worldwide and is a memeber of the Syrian symphony orchestra and different arabic music ensembles.

He was chosen by the renowned European orchestra Nieuw Ensemble which is specialized in contemporary music to perform as a soloist at the Opera de Bastille in Paris at the ‘Festival d’Automne’.He has participated in workshops with the Turkish Qanun player (Goksel Baktagir ). Tawfik is currently teaching at the Solhe Al Wadi Musical Institute in Damascus,the Music in me project(UN), and performing in the Middle East and Europe.