RockStar Natasha Baig

RockStar Natasha Baig

Natasha Baig is an Ismaili Muslim artist, who was born in Hunza (Northern Pakistan) and ultimately became a national voice in 2013. Natasha was selected as one of the 6 best voices of Pakistan for Cornetto Music Icons, a reality show, aired on various channels consecutively for months, giving Natasha the perfect break! Trained and…

Aga Khan Museum Inaugural Music Festival

Aga Khan Museum Inaugural Music Festival

The Inaugural Music Festival explores how cultural diversity generates creativity, and why Toronto, and more broadly, Canada, is a fertile ground for cross-cultural collaboration. The two-day festival features mainstage performances in the auditorium and informal performances throughout the Museum. Artists from Toronto, Vancouver, and beyond share musical interests and collaborate to integrate contemporary sounds and…

Aga Khan Museum presents Pakistani dance soloist Tehreema Mitha

Aga Khan Museum presents Pakistani dance soloist Tehreema Mitha

Tehreema Mitha is a classically trained Pakistani dance soloist, choreographer, composer and producer. Her dance form, although inspired by the South Asian classical Bharatanatyam tradition, is anything but conventional. Its style ranges from classical to classical-contemporary to contemporary. Saturday, October 25, 8:00 p.m. Sunday, October 26, 2:00 p.m. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium. via Tehreema Mitha…

Filmmaker Arif Lalani

Filmmaker Arif Lalani

Arif Lalani is an Ismaili artist from India and Uganda. He is a New York Film Academy graduate from California. Very active as film maker with Hindi, Telugu and English feature films, Arif was part of the filming crew when Mawlana Hazar Imam visited Uganda during Golden Jubilee.

Raheel Lakhani: On the move | the project

Raheel Lakhani: On the move | the project

Journeys are all about embracing the moment and at the same time, thinking about what’s next. It’s about the connecting ‘flights’, detour and mishandled adventure.. the route from Islamabad, crossing through Abbotabad, Kaghan, Naran, all the way up to Gilgit. The photo study plays the same game with the viewers – what’s next! As a photographer to me,…

“Nur” by Conchord

[New] “Nur” by Conchord

Composition & Production: Sarosh Mawani Vocalists: Aly Panjwani, Mehak Noorani, Sarosh Mawani Lyrics: Fez Meghani, Aly Panjwani Mixing and Mastering: Sarosh Mawani Videography: Matt Mozingo, Sarosh Mawani, Troy Bonneau Video Editing: Sarosh Mawani All related: http://ismailimail.wordpress.com/tag/conchord/ Conchord will be performing at the closing ceremonies of this years North American Ismaili Games. #MilestoneMoment @NAIsmailiGames — Sarosh…

UNESCO Collection Reissued - Featuring The Symphony of Nature and Mongolia

Smithsonian: UNESCO Collection Reissued – Featuring The Symphony of Nature and Mongolia

Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, the nonprofit record label of the national museum of the U.S., has recently re-released the albums Symphony of Nature: Music on the Themes of Water, Fire, Air and Earth and Mongolia: Traditional Music as part of the extensive and influential UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music. 1. Symphony of Nature – Various Artists…