Peerzada Salman

The world of insects

KARACHI: You think of insects in a literary or artistic reference, and the first thing, more often than not, that... Published Dec 16, 2014 07:05am

The sound of music

Two sitar players belonging to two different cultural milieus sharing space for a concert is an exciting idea. Updated Dec 12, 2014 09:18am

East, west and more

KARACHI: How often does one get to hear a fine, fine composition in raga jaunpuri composed by a westerner? Rarely. ... Published Dec 08, 2014 06:18am

Classically noteworthy

KARACHI: The second day of the National Academy of Performing Arts Music Festival 2014 on Friday evening in the... Published Dec 06, 2014 06:35am

Napa music festival gets under way

The four-day festival organised having the theme ‘Bridging cultures through music’ began on Thursday evening. Updated Dec 05, 2014 09:58am

Shell[skin] opens at Koel

The title of Samina Mansuri’s artwork exhibition is Shell[Skin] and the show will continue until December 27. Updated Dec 03, 2014 09:59am

Dhol, flute and Wajid Ali Shah

KARACHI: From an unusually haunting beat of the dhol to a thumri attributed to the ruler of Oudh, Nawab Wajid Ali... Published Dec 01, 2014 06:23am

Determination, for sure

KARACHI: This is special in more ways than one. Muhammad Ismail is an artist who you will find in a wheelchair. This... Published Nov 26, 2014 06:13am