Sarod recital -Ameen Ali Khan & Shahbaz Hussain on Tabla

Time:06:30 pm

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Date:01 March 2016
Time:06:30 pm
Organizer: ICCR
Location: London

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‘Ameen is vibrant, inspiring and the most promising Sarod player in the country’ - Hindustan Times. Ameen Ali Khan is an outstanding Indian classical musician belongs to the seventh generation of great musicians. His father was the celebrated Sarod artist Ustad Rehmat Ali Khan and grandson of the great Ustad Hafiz Ali Khansaheb. Sarod Maestro, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan is his uncle. Ameen is known for his passionate and moving style of playing and his aesthetic purity and tradition. He has played at several major festivals all around the world.

Accompanying him is Shahbaz Hussain, one of the outstanding tabla players of his generation. Shahbaz started learning the tabla at age five with his father, the late Ustad Mumtaz Hussain – a prominent vocalist. He trained under late Ustad Faiyaz Khan (Delhi Gharana), late Ustad Shaukat Hussain Khan and the late Ustad Allah Rakha Khan( Punjab Gharana). Shahbaz is known for his traditional skills as well as the ability to project those skills to more contemporary styles. His solo performances have gained recognition all over the world.

Presented by Sama Arts Network in association with The Nehru Centre.

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