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Chakra-thon | 18 Nov 2017

Chakra-thon is a series of raga concerts that run from morning to dusk at Esplanade.

Swarhythm | 17 Nov 2017

Nawaz Mirajkar and friends present Swarhythm, a majestic confluence of the rich melodies and rhythms of India weaved in with ethnic Malay and Chinese elements on […]

[UPCOMING] Singapore’s first Chakra-thon | 18 Nov 2017

Article featured in the Straits Times today on Nawaz’s upcoming programme at Esplanade. The Chakra-thon will be a series of raga concerts that run through the […]

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Nawaz Mirajkar

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lineage

Hailing from a proud lineage of musicians, Nawaz began playing the tabla under the tutelage of his father, Ustad Mohammad Hanif Khan Mirajkar, from the tender age of seven.

awards

Winner of multiple awards that recognize his accomplishment and contribution in the field of performing arts, as a performing artist and inspiring music educator.

aspirations

Nawaz hopes to bring the art of the tabla and percussions to greater heights by continuing to re-invent and experiment while keeping the traditions alive.

 

"Like love, tabla is simple yet profound. The rules we learn in the beginning must eventually be abandoned for pure expression from the heart."

Nawaz Mirajkar