Artist: Ustad Fazal Qureshi
Hailing from a background that reverberates with the taal of the tabla, music has been Fazal Qureshi's natural inheritance.
Under the guidance of his Guru and father the legendary tabla maestro, Ustad Alla Rakha, and with the inspiration drawn from his brother, Ustad Zakir Hussain, Fazal has developed a unique style that is distinguished for its fine sense of rhythm, versatility and eloquence.
He performs both as a soloist and as an accompanist with instrumentalists, vocalists at prestigious 'Sammelans' all over India and abroad.
Fazal has expanded his horizons by being involved with other styles of music of the world especially Jazz and Western classical music, and has been associated with Mynta, his world music band based in Sweden.
Besides being a performer he has also composed music for films and various albums.
Today, he has been performing for over 40 yrs, and is in charge of the Tabla Institute (Ustad Allarakha Institute of Music), started by his father.
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