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Kabhi Ghazal, Kabhi Thumri

2015, British Council Diversity Day, Bangalore

Kabhi Ghazal, Kabhi Thumri is a semi-autobiographical work that deals with the pathos of love, loss and longing. The work juxtaposes Awadhi, Urdu and Persian languages and classical Hindustani music with the movement vocabulary of Bharatanatyam.

Choreographed & Performed by: Masoom Parmar
Music: Begum Akhtar, Girija Devi, Abida Parveen, Ustad Gullo, Rashid Khan, Jagjit Singh