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THE STORY


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THE STORY


THE STORY...

Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan descends from six generations of sitarists. In the words of the The Hindu, he is "Indian music personified". He is one of the leading exponents of the Etawah Gharana, a musical tradition or "family" committed to this most famous of Indian instruments. He was trained by his father and guru, Ustad Aziz Khan. Read more.

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STUDY WITH USTADJI


STUDY WITH USTADJI


STUDY WITH USTADJI

Find out about Ustadji’s approach to teaching and get a chance to take sitar lessons. 

WORKSHOPS & SESSIONS

Sitar lessons at The SPK Academy are offered under the guidance of  Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan, lovingly known as Ustadji by his students. Ustadji has dedicated considerable time and energy during the past decade in training young students in India, the US, the UK, and Canada. While traveling in North America, he is joined by students from around the world who seek the opportunity to attend his concerts and to participate in a series of unique sitar workshops and sitar lessons exploring the traditions and performance of Indian Classical Music.

        Study Sitar Online with Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan

Ustadji's tiered approach is reflected in the four learning formats for sitar lessons: sitar workshops, riyaz sessions and shibirs. As a part of SPK Academy's program, we offer online Sitar lessons with Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan via Skype video conferencing. Learn more about the benefits about online learning and find out what you need to take advantage of this unique opportunityto learn from a renown master.

 

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LIVE SHOWS


LIVE SHOWS


UPCOMING SHOWS & WORKSHOPS

 

 

August 25th, 2018                          Meeting of Masters                                      Tempe center of Arts, AZ

April 28th, 2018                            India Roulette: By Robert Browning              Brooklyn, NY

                                                       associates and Lotus Music and Dance

April 22nd, 2018                             Center for Indian Classical Music                  Houston, TX

April 21st, 2018                              India Fine Arts                                                Austin, TX

April 15th, 2018                              DePaul University                                            Chicago, IL

April 14th, 2018                              Sitar Sensation                                                  Milwaukee, WI

April 13th, 2018                              The essence: JoyGuru Humanitarian                Worcester, MA

April 6th-8th, 2018                         Intensive Sitar Workshop/Shibir                        Boston, MA

March 10th-11th, 2018                   SpicMacay                                                      New Delhi, INDIA

February 1st, 2018                           Sitar Performance                                            IIT Guwahati, India

January 19th-21st, 2018                   Workshop/Shibir                                             Chandler, AZ

If you'd like to be the first to know about Ustadji's appearances near you, please track him on his Bandsintown page. Your RSVP will help us to get the word out there about Ustadji's event.

Past Performances
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