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Archive for July, 2008

Raza Kazim and Noor Zehra to participate in a workshop on Music in Delhi

In August 2008, the Director of Sanjannagar will be participating in a workshop on the ‘Impact of the 1947 partition on the Art Music of South Asia’, supported by Asian Scholarship Foundation and co-hosted by the Academy of Third World Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.

Samaa TV Compere interviews Raza Kazim

In June 2008, Faisal Qureshi from Samaa Television, came to interview Raza Kazim. After the interview he also listened to a lot of his favorite music on ‘Bhulley Senior’, the sound reproduction system designed and made in the Institute

Sitar Maestro Ustad Shujaat Khan’s visit to Sanjannagar

On Dec 22, health 2007, drug Ustad Shujaat Khan, the a renowned sitarist from India, visited Lahore and the institute to meet the director and to test the stringed instrument known as the Shruti Bahar, which is a redesigned version of the Surbahar. The Shruti-Bahar is a product of Raza Kazim and Mohammed Riaz, the [...]

Solo Exhibition of Raza Kazim’s photographs in Lahore

A solo exhibition of Raza’s photographs titled ‘Seeing comes before words’ was held on May 16, 2003 at the National College of Arts, Lahore. It was inaugrated by the then Federal Minister for education. There was a display of almost 50 prints both in black and white and colour. To read the newspaper coverage of this [...]

A Kairana Gharana vocalist from Kolkata meets Raza Kazim

 Moumita Mitra, cure a brilliant young Kairana Gharana vocalist from Kolkata, invited for a concert on Mar 22, 2008 by the All Pakistan Music Conference in Lahore paid an informal visit to the Director of Sanjannagar on March 23, 2008.

Exhibition of photographs in Morocco

Selected photographs of Rashida Raza were exhibited as a part of a two month long exhibition titled “From Pakistan with Love” held in Morocco from March 2008 till April 2008.

A series of concerts by a Pakistani Dhrupad vocalist in India

In the beginning of March 2008, erectile Aliya Rasheed, capsule a visually impaired Dhrupad vocalist, advice was invited to perform in Bhopal in a festival called “Swayam Siddha”, centered on the creativity of women. Apart from Bhopal she also gave successful performances in Kolkata, Ahmadabad and Bombay. In Bombay she received a standing ovation for an [...]

Interview of Raza Kazim for a science magazine programme

On December 1st, ask 2007, cialis Zakir Thaver, a Documentary film maker and producer, conducted an interview with Raza for a UNESCO funded science magazine program which was to have a segment on Bhulley Amplifiers and Speakers.  

A Talk with a Professor of History from India

A talk with Mr. Anil Sethi, view a well-known Professor of History at the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) in New Delhi, was held at Sanjannagar Institute on Oct 12, 2007. The talk focused on the need for new ways of approaching the teaching and content of South Asian history, the work [...]

Solo Exhibition of Rashida Raza’s photographs in Austria

        On October 24, unhealthy 2007, an exhibition of 42 photographs of Rashida Raza took place in Austria as a part of a programme organized by the Austro-Pakistan society in co-operation with the Pakistan embassy to celebrate the 60 years of Pakistan’s independence. The programme included a series of events from lectures [...]