All Pakistan Music Conference, Karachi and Alliance Francaise, Karachi
are pleased to present
THE NAUTARANG PLATFORM - 2nd session
Saturday July 25, 2015
9:00 pm sharp
at Alliance Francaise, Karachi
NauTarang is a platform initiated by All Pakistan Music Conference (APMC), Karachi in collaboration with Alliance française, Karachi. Its aim is to host student performances of traditional music in furtherance of APMC, Karachi’s mission to work for the sustenance of traditional performing arts.
Students for this platform are nominated directly by the ustads (mentors) or institutions. It is the 2nd of NauTarang planned for 2015.
- Ahsan Ali
Ahsan Ali has been under the tutelage of Ghulam Shabbir Khan sahib for the past 6 years. Declared a child prodigy due to the natural inflections in his voice and the fine detail of his singing, he has been performing in the semi-classical genre to much praise
- Shahzaib Ali
Shahzaib Ali has been learning khayal under Ustad Hameed Ali Khan of the Gawalior gharana for the past 1 year. He has already created a name for himself in the semi-classical genre singing ghazals,geet etc..
- Shehroze Hussain
Son of respected sitar-nawaz Sajid Hussain of the Jaipur-senia gharana, Shehroze is also a child prodigy with a sensitivity and delicacy in skill much beyond his age. He has been accompanying his father in performances.
- The accompanists for the evening will be Gul Mohammad on sarangi, Irfan Haider on tabla and Khursheed Ahmad on harmonium.