Rafaqat Ali Khan speaks up about performing in India
Rafaqat Ali Khan speaks up about performing in IndiaUstad or ‘Master’ Latafat Ali Khan belongs to an excessively famous caste & circle of relatives of professional Pakistani Classical Musicians, most of that have been recorded in history as mythical singers.
Born in Lahore, Pakistan, he is the second oldest son of the overdue grasp, Ustad Salamat Ali Khan, and nephew to Ustad Nazakat Ali Khan (their cd is available on the international network collection under the identify Pakistan). His Family are masters within the singing artwork of Khyal, Dhrupad & semi-classical styles (Ghazals, Dadra, Kafi & Thumri and the like), in addition to Pakistani folk tune, particularly from the Punjab, and their style or singing college is known as the ‘Sham Chaurasi Gharana’.
Latafat Ali Khan has been finding out song when you consider that he was very younger as a result of it’s been the circle of relatives career for over six hundred years, going again to his ancestors Mian Chand Khan & Mian Suraj Khan, who were the famed courtroom musicians of Moghul Emperor Akhbar within the 16th century. Latafat is a right away blood descendant of these two court docket musicians. He’s based in London & performs throughout United kingdom, and has toured broadly around the globe in many prestigious venues including the Royal Albert Corridor together with his father back within the eighty’s. Latafat is the brother of the singers (oldest to youngest), Ustad Sharafat Ali Khan, Ustad Sukhawat Ali Khan & the renowned Ustad Shafqat Ali Khan! Latafat’s so much well-known sister is the husky voiced ‘Riffat Sultana’, who may be an excellent ghazal singer in her own right. On his mothers aspect, Latafat is the nephew of vocalist Ustad Hussain Bakhsh Gullo. He’s also the cousin of the famous experimental singer, Rafaqat Ali Khan, who’s the son of Ustad Nazakat Ali Khan.