“Ustad Hanif Khan

Ustad Hanif Khan

With this encounter you get the opportunity to obtain knowledge of several generatiosn from the hand of one of the best musicians in India.

Hanif was born in 1960 to a famous and traditional music family in Rajastan. Consequently, he studied music – Sarangi and Tabla since he was 7 years. He received his first lesson from his grandfather, USTAD AZIM KHAN, who was one of the best and most famous Sarangi players and singers. Among his other teachers were his brothers USTAD AZIZ KHAN and BABU KHAN. Hanif’s father USTAD MAJID KHAN was a Sarangi legend as well as his 20 year old brother USTAD SULTAN KHAN

He performed with the legendary Maestro of the Indian classics: USTAD ZAKIR HUSSAIN, VICCU VINAYAK RAO, RANJIT BAROT, U.SHREENIWAS, SHIVAMANI, PT. JASHRAJ, USTAD RASHID KHAN, BHAVANI SHANKAR, PT. U SHRIWAS, L.SUBRAMANIUM, SHOBA MUDGAL.

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Private lessons by appointment from June 2015

3.-9. 7.2015 |Bola- Haus der Kulturen | Herbergsweg 1, Bochum

Workshop duration: 5 x 5 hrs | each 11.00 bis 14.00

The course is part of the congress, Ruhrstadtkongress Weltmusik 2015

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