Tuesday, June 14, 2011

"Precious Momets With Ustad Ghulam Abbas Khan "

Ghulam Abbas Khan an Indian singer.

I got an opportunity to meet Ustad Ghulam Abbas Khan a famous Indian Singer (Indian Classical , Ghazal a Sufi Vocalist Music Director and Poet )and his father Padma shri Ustad Ghulam Sadiq Khan (Ex- Senior Music Lecturer University of Delhi ) at his home in Asiad Village New Delhi on 12th june 2011. The Moments we shared with the great and famous artist along with his family are very memorable and always to be cherished. We found him a very kind hearted and loving person very down to the earth. He shared his family background and his musical journey with us. We also got privilage to listen his newly composed Gazal live face to face.

" Ankh se dil me'n yun chehra ye utarta jaaye
jaise saki koi paimane ko bharta jaaye..."
apni julfo'n ko htatha hai vo dhire dhire,
chand jaise koi ghtaao'n se ubharta jaaye"

His Mother Zahida Ji carry's a beautiful and adorable heart. She treated me like her daughter and showered lot of blessings and her love on me. we spent hours together and shared our poetic and musical thoughts with each other.
His father Padma shri Ustad Ghulam Sadiq Khan ji was not well at that time, yet also he spared his time for us and inetracted with us. I am really honoured and thankful to entire family of Ustad Ghulam Abbas Khan ji for giving so special attention to me and my daughter Ayushi at his home.
I still have those preceious moments glitring in my eyes.

He was invited by the Government of Mauritius to perform for the 100th Birth Anniversary of Sir Abdul Razzak Mohamed. He has also performed for the Honorable Prime Minister of Pakistan Mr. Shaukat Aziz.

In 2007 Ghulam Abbas Khan performed in special concert held at Rashtrapati Bhawan (President House) in front of Honorable President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.

In 2009 he received the Senior Fellowship Award for the research in Indian Classical Music from Department of Culture, Ministry of Human Resources of India.

He has released a few albums of Ghazals, Geet and Sufi. He has also sung for films and TV serials. He has many students who are quite successful in the Indian music industry. Among his students are his brother Najmi Khan, Ghulam Rasool Khan, Shariq Khan and Padmini Somasundaram.


Khushbu Mehakti Rahi
Yeh Deewanapan
Maddham Maddham (Sagarika Music)
Gharana Rampur-Sahaswan (Nupur Audio)
Woh To Khushbu Hai...Based on the Poetry of Sada Ambalvi (MH-I Music Company)
Jannat (Vision Music)
Sandhi Prakash Ragas (Mystica Music)
Shayar (Sung By Pankaj Udhas) composed by Ghulam Abbas Khan & Amarjeet Bajwa as Abbas-Bajwa . Album based on famous urdu poet Daagh Dehlvi. Released by Times Music.

1 comment:

Mukesh Garg said...

uhi unchaiyo ko chuti raho yahi dua hai