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Samira Tazari

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In my work, I look to combine the best of story and sound design.
Member since 2017


  • Tirana, Albania



Intermediate Russian Language
  • Editing
  • Engineering
  • Producing
  • Recording
  • Reporting
  • Voice

About Samira

Samira Tazari (she/her) is a freelance podcast and audio producer with a decade of experience. She’s worked on shows for Audible, Spotify, Slate, Meadowlark Media and more.

Most recently, she reported and produced the Sports Explains the World episode The Skullman Cometh all about an unlikely story involving Lithuanian basketball, an iconic T-shirt and the Grateful Dead. She’s been a producer for several long form narrative podcasts including Apple’s Podcast of the Year: season 7 of Slow Burn (Slate) and Beast Master (Audible.) Before freelancing, Samira worked as a producer at Slate Studios and Spotify.

Samira earned her Bachelor's degree in Television-Radio-Film and Russian Language at Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and completed a graduate certificate at Salt Institute for Documentary Studies at the Maine College of Art.




  • Tape Syncs
  • Sound Design
  • Scrubbing and Audio Editing
  • Scoring
  • Research
  • Reporting
  • Producing
  • Logistics and Coordination
  • Interviewing
  • Field Recording
  • Voiceover


  • Zoom H5 Recorder
  • Pro Tools
  • Rode NT-USB
  • Audio-Technica AT-897
  • Sony headphones
  • XLR cords