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Ustad Waseem Khan

Darbar Festival

Waseem Ahmed Khan posing with his sitar, pointing to his left

Mystical sounds of the Santoor join the sensational Agra style of Indian vocals.

Enter the world of khayal (imagination) through the velvety, expressive voice of Ustad Waseem Ahmed Khan and his penetrating sense of drama from the Agra gharana school of music. From a family of masters, Khan began his training at just six years old, and this is his debut UK performance. Witness the exploration of the raag as he paints surreal imagery, accompanied by sarangi master Hussain Khan, and the superb Milind Kulkarni on harmonium with Gurdain Rayatt providing rhythmic support on the tabla.

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Darbar Festival bookers can save on tickets with a festival pass that offers a 30% discount across four concerts.

Your pass will include the following concerts: Jyotsna Shrikanth + Ken Zuckerman, Sukhwinder Singh + Roopa Panesar, Ustad Waseem Khan and Kaushiki Chakraborty + Pandit Kushal Das; but excludes Yogabliss sessions and livestreamed events.

The discounted festival pass is subject to availability and you must book for all four concerts at the same time.

For further information get in touch with Box Office on [email protected]

*Excludes £3 booking fee

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