Halqa-e-Danish Lecture Series: Maestros of Raag - Mehdi Hassan

Friday, November 23, 2018 - 6:00pm
Saeed Saigol Auditorium, Academic Block, LUMS

Ali Aftab Saeed is a Lahore-based musician, better known for his satirical songs. He is the lead vocalist for the rock band Beygairat Brigade, which he founded in 2011. His single Aalu Anday was a viral sensation in India and Pakistan. His Vlog series, Ali Uncensored. He has been hosting the Halqa-e-Danish Fall 2018 series Maestros of Raag. Currently, he is working on a punjabi ghazal album. With this latest work, he introduces a ballad-like composition structure in ghazal singing.

Imran Jafri, son of Faiz Ahmed and disciple of Fateh Ali Khan Haiderabadi comes from a long and rich lineage of Gawaliar Gharana. Apart from his personal musical accomplishments, he has also had the opportunity of working and spending time with Mehdi Hassan Khan Sb.