Music connects the world: Amjad Ali Khan
Music connects the world: Amjad Ali Khan

 Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan says music has the power to connected the world as it is a realisation of God, art and culture.

Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Rahat Fateh Ali Khan performs at the Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony setting the stage for the Indian Child Rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani Braveheart Malala Yousafzai just before being awarded the prize!

Amjad Ali Khan to perform at Nobel Peace Prize ceremony
Amjad Ali Khan to perform at Nobel Peace Prize ceremony

 Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan, his sons Amaan and Ayaan Ali Khan along with Pakistani qawwali maestro Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, American singer-songwriter Steven Tyler and a bevy of international artistes will perform at the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony in Oslo Dec 11, the organisers said Friday.

I feel life has just begun: Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan at 69
I feel life has just begun: Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan at 69

  Entering the 70th year of his eventful life, Indian sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan is enjoying a bit of "musical flirtation" to connect the world and bring peace and harmony amidst conflict.

Amjad Ali Khan tours US to promote 'the sarod project'
Amjad Ali Khan tours US to promote 'the sarod project'

Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan and his sons, Ayaan and Amaan, will undertake a concert tour of the US through October. The concert and Khan's teaching stint at Stanford is part of what he calls 'the sarod project', an attempt to make more Americans aware of the sarod, a musical instrument, which has so far not been as well known as the sitar, popularized in the West by the likes of Pandit Ravi Shankar.

Amaan, Ayaan collaborate with San Francisco-based vocalist

Sarod maestros Amaan Ali Khan and Ayaan Ali Khan have collaborated with a San Francisco-based vocalist Devika Chawla to create a new-age single titled `Holle Holle`.

PM releases music album

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday released ‘Headwaters’, a new music album of popular sarod players Amaan Ali Khan and Ayaan Ali Khan.

`Magic of Reshma`s voice will live on`

Names like Amjad Ali Khan and Kavita Krishnamoorthy from the Indian music industry will remember renowned Pakistani folk singer Reshma as a voice with magical powers.

Amjad Ali Khan asks US to avoid `racial profiling` at airports

Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan, once detained and frisked at a US airport in what he believes was "racial profiling", has asked authorities to take steps like on the spot background check to avoid humiliation of visitors.

Amjad Ali Khan joins `Do Right` campaign for a cause

Amjad Ali Khan has joined the Do Right campaign, which emphasises the importance of inculcating right values in children, and will soon feature in its television commercial.

Kerala nod for Amjad Ali Khan`s proposed international school of music

The Kerala government did not have to think twice after ace music maestro and Sarod player Ustad Amjad Ali Khan expressed his desire to start an international school of music in the state.

Amjad Ali Khan condoles Jayaraman`s death

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan Monday expressed sadness at the death of renowned violinist Lalgudi Jayaraman, calling him one of the greatest violinists of South Indian music.

Khan welcomes Jaya`s suggestion for death penalty

Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan on Tuesday welcomed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa`s decision to request the Centre to make necessary changes in the law.

Ravi Shankar was a miracle man: Amjad Ali Khan

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan fondly called late Pandit Ravi Shankar `Dada`, an elder brother.

Amitabh Bachchan feels children must do more for their parents

The tradition of documenting one`s ancestors` teachings is slowly disappearing, filmstar Amitabh Bachchan said here Thursday while releasing sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan`s book on his father Haafiz Ali Khan.

Sangeet Natak Akademi awards for Hariprasad Chaurasia, Amjad Ali Khan

Flutist Hariprasad Chaurasia, santoor player Shivkumar Sharma, sarod player Amjad Ali Khan and Manipuri dance guru Rajkumar Singhajit Singh are among the 11 personalities who will be conferred the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowships by President Pranab Mukherjee Oct 9 in the capital.

Amjad Ali Khan presented Mallikarjun Mansur award

Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan has been presented the Mallikarjun Mansur award in recognition of his achievements.

Amjad Ali Khan to teach at Stanford University

Amjad Ali Khan will be teaching for two and half months at Stanford University, according to an announcement from the university.

Wigmore Hall, bastion of chamber music, opens doors to Amjad Ali Khan

Next month London`s Wigmore Hall, which specialises in chamber music, will take the unprecedented step of awarding a residency to sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan.

Everything is Everywhere a `collaboration`: Amjad

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, who has collaborated with his two sons --Amaan, Ayaan and American artist Carrie Newcomer on his new album, says it is a unique blend of folk music and sarod.