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Delhi Walk Festival – A tour of the Mousiqui Manzil and the Musical Heritage of Dilli Gharana
November 5, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Description- Welcome to the DELHI WALK FESTIVAL!
Put on your walking shoes – and join us.
Choose from Nature Walks, Ecology walks, Design Walks, Photography Walks, Alternative and Experimental Walks, Culture Walks, Heritage Walks, Art Walks, Music Walks and Food Walks..
Discover a city that is brimming with experiences that are rich, diverse, vibrant, inclusive, unique and unforgettable.
In the Bylanes of Daryaganj exists a heritage building that preserves the legacy of the Delhi Gharana of classical music . Dilli Ghrana dates back to the time of Amir Khusro and Nizamuddin Auliya. The 200-year-old house has been home to many legends of the Dilli gharana. A number of stalwarts from the classical music scene have performed here including Gauhar Jaan and Iqbal Bano.
The senior most custodian of the gharana and well know vocalist Ustad Iqbal Ahmed Khan will provide a tour of the historic Mausiqui Manzil, sharing with the participants, anecdotes and stories of the gharana, its students and patrons.
At Mousiqui Manzil, people would have the privilege to witness the rare musical bandishes of the Gharana in an intimate baithak style.
Contact Number of walk Leader-Vusat Iqbal – 9891943039
Date- 5 November
Time- 9:00 Am
Venue- Turkman Gate