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  • Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 20:03

     

    We are proud to announce the First Kashmiri International Concert in the United States. Mahmeet, Irfan and Bilal (Divdaar Group) well known musicians from Kashmir will start their US tour shortly. The venues and timings are listed below. They will also be joined by Habib Wardak Rabab virtuoso from Chicago.  

    1. Maryland, Clarksville, Baltimore Washington area, Saturday April 4 at 5PM at The Gathering Place.
    2. New York, Westchester, Saturday April 11 at 5PM at the Kathwari Residence.
    3. Texas, Dallas, Sarurday April 18 at 5PM.Location to be determined.
    4. California, Los Angeles, Sunday April 26. 1 to 4:00PM Location to be determined.

     

  • Friday, December 26, 2014 - 12:55

     

     

    We regret to inform you that the Concert will be rescheduled for a later date. Please stay tuned and we will be posting the new date very shortly.

     

  • Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 23:08

     Funkar International is sponsoring a Rabab workshop for eight weeks , in Srinagar, Kashmir. Habib Wardak will be teaching serious students the art of playing this magnificent, traditional instrument of Kashmir. Last year in June, Habib conducted the Rabab Revival workshop in Srinagar. Forty students participated, ranging from 6 years to 35 years of age. Habib is now back to follow up on what he started last year. We are very excited to carry on this very important project forward.

  • Friday, June 14, 2013 - 16:08
  • Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 13:51

     Funkar International plans a Rabab Revival Spring in Srinagar , Kashmir in April 2013. Habib Wardak, a child prodigy, who grew up i the USA will be teaching  Rabab and other musical instruments in collaboration with "Mizrab School of Music" and "Soundkraft Studio."

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  • Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 23:28

     

  • Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 15:15

     Kashmir is witnessing a revolution in the music world. Some of the bands that have made their names are "Bloodrokz", "Dying Breed" and ofcourse Irfan and Bilal from the Flamingo Music school. These bands are making their mark by singing in Kashmiri as well. Some of them have plans to revive the Kashmiri literature through music.

    Funkar International stands by artists who are passionate about the revival of Kashmiri music, language and culture. We are commited to providing assistance in recordings, technical support and promotion. 

  • Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 11:03

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