In Memory of Ustad Sultan Khan Geet, Ghazal, Poetry & Light Classical Music Recital by Kaleem Sheikh In association with Sama Arts Network Ltd

Time:05:30 pm

When and Where

Date:14 June 2016
Time:06:30 pm
Organizer: ICCR
Location: London

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Kaleem Sheikh is a London based singer/musician, musicologist, and Indian film and poetry expert. He was trained in Indian Classical music by Ustad Sultan Khan and has performed at the personal requests of the Late Ismail Merchant (Merchant Ivory Films) and Shahjarian (The foremost singer in Iran). Kaleem has performed for audiences in the Indian film industry comprising of musicians such as Shambu Sen, Samir Sen, and Raj Kumar Rizvi. Kaleem has also worked for BBC Radio as a broadcast Music Journalist where he presented the A – Z of Indian Film and Classical music, whose work has been endorsed and acknowledged by members of The House of Lords in Britain.

He has also worked as an advisor to Asian Arts Access and numerous other arts and theatrical organisations in Britain, and has contributed work to CNN/IBN live and was the specialist music advisor to the BBC Television documentary “London Calling”. Kaleem holds the Duke of Edinburgh Award. He is also a media representative of SOS Children's Villages. –www.

He will be accompanied with Ustad Tarsem Singh on Tabla.

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