Aga Khan Music Initiative artists thrill guests in Mombasa

Wednesday March 7 2018

Aga Khan music initiative

Afghanistan musicians of Rubab Duet Homayoun Sakhi and Salar Nader performs at the Aga Khan music initiative at Mombasa's Aga Khan Academy on March 6, 2018. PHOTO | LABAN WALLOGA | NATION MEDIA GROUP  

WINNIE ATIENO
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EUNICE MURATHE
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Friends and dignitaries of the Aga Khan Development Network on Tuesday night enjoyed a sterling musical performance from visiting international artists.

The artists were drawn from the Aga Khan Music Initiative.

The Mombasa Academy hall dazzled with mystical music of Central Asian Pamiri people during the concert.

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The musical evening was a blend of devotional songs, mystical music of the mountain dwelling Pamiri people and the traditional Kabuli style of Indian raga performance.

The performances captivated distinguished guests among them prominent businessmen in Mombasa.