On the Occasion of 35th Annual Musical Program 2015
The Alliance française de Karachi hosts a concert by
Mazhar Umrao Bundu Khan
in the memory of Ustad Umrao Bundu Khan of Dehli Gharana
in the presence of H.E. Mr. François DALL’ORSO, Consul General de France in Karachi
Friday, 02 October, 2015 at 8:00 pm
- Program :
• Performance of Ustad Mazhar Umrao Bundu Khan (Sarangi)
• Performance of Ustad Nafees Ahmed Khan (Sittar)
• Performance of Classical Dance
• Performance by Ustad Mazhar Umrao (Vocal)
• On Request
- For Tickets : Please contact Mr. Ustad Mazhar Umrao Bundu Khan 0333-2155825 / 0323-2010158
- Ustad Umrao Bundu Khan Sahab
Ustad Umrao Bundu Khan Sahab belongs to one of the most respectable musical family of subcontinent namely “Delhi Gharana”. He was attached with Radio Pakistan Karachi since 1958 till his death in 1979. He was the Composer, classical vocalist and the Sarangi Player. The President of Pakistan had awarded him the Pride of Performance after his death in 1981 and he was also the Gold Medalist by Pakistan Television. He was the proud son of Ustad Bundu Khan Sahab.
- Ustad Bundu Khan Sahab
Ustad Bundu Khan Sahab migrated from Delhi to Karachi at the time of Independence and established the roots of reknown Delhi Gharana in Pakistan. He was the Best Sarangiawaz of the sub-continent. The Government of Pakistan acknowledged his services in the Field of music and awarded him the First Sitarae- Imtiaz of Pakistan in 1958 along with Pride of Performance.
- Ustad Mazher Umrao Bundu Khan
Ustad Mazher Umrao Bundu Khan is the pride of This Dehli Gharana who continues the legacy of Traditions and spirits of his fore fathers. He is also a classic singer and composer at Radio Pakistan Karachi and engaged with Alliance Francaise for teaching of music to our new generation. He has represented the Pakistan in various countries like India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Singapore, and others.