"Rohi Rang" - The Colour of the DesertAn evening of Sufi music
Vocal: Sri Mukhtiyar Ali
Tabla: Sri Rakesh Kumar
Mukhtiyar Ali is a folk singer from Bikaner in Rajasthan. He was born in a small village calledPugal on the North West frontier of India and belongs to the semi-nomadic community of Mirasis, whohave been the traditional carriers of the oral tradition of Sufiana Qalam in India. He is the 26thgeneration Sufi singer from this community. Mukhtiar blends the Rajasthani folk idiom with refinedclassicism to sing the poetry of Kabir, Mira and Sufi poets such as Bulleh Shah. Through the Kabirproject, Mukhtiyar was spotted by world music circuits and made his international debut in July 2007.Since then, he has performed in Belgium, Sweden, China, Canada, Germany and France. He has alsolent his voice to a few films including Tashan (2008), Bombay Summer (2008), Kathai (2010) andDelhi in a Day(2011)`.
Date & Time: Sunday, September 13 th , 2015 at 6.00 PM
Venue: Sobha Lake View Club, Bellandur, Bengaluru
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