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Ustad Shujaat Khan has just finished spring tours for 2018. It has been a beautiful, rewarding time, travelling and performing for old friends and making new ones all over the world.

As we start the monsoon and winter season in India, here are some important dates which will be updated periodically.

2018
New Delhi, July 11th
New Delhi, Barkha Ritu, Kamani Audi., July 22nd
New York, September 15th
Delhi, September 22nd
Delhi, Oddbird theatre, September 29th
Mumbai, Paddy Fields, October 6th
Jaipur, Music Fest., October 12th-14th
Baroda, November 17th
Ahmedabad, November 25th
Mumbai, Sanmukhananda Hall, December 8th
Kolkata, December 15th
Brindavan, December 17th
Kolkata, December 20th
2019
Ahmedabad, January 5th, Saptak Music Festival
Delhi, January 13th, Swami Haridas Music Festival
Mumbai, January 25th, Xaviers Music Festival
Kolkata, January 31st
Jodhpur, February 20th
Jodhpur, February 23rd


Listeners Comments

Shujaat Khan - Will You? EPK 2017

"Stunningly hypnotic."
   — Broadway World

" this is a very worthwhile disc."
   — Songlines Magazine UK

"Will You" on Darek Mazzone's 2017 Top Ten Albums

"Passionate and beautiful."
   — David Dalle, CKCU

"It is no ordinary album. Instead, it's a powerful, poignant, moving and thought-provoking."
   — Derek Anderson

"Will You is a sublime musical experience "Sublime."
   — Darek Mazzone, KEXP

"Beautiful voice, beautiful arrangement."
   — Tony Berry, WRUV                  

"Current favorite."
   — Roger Holdsworth, PBS

"The album is magnificent beyond description."
   — The Score Magazine

"A unique and engaging ensemble of world-class musicians."
   — KBUT

LAST UPDATED ON: Feb. 19, 2015

News 2

Shujaat Khan has finished his commitments for the summer and begins the fall and winter music seasons with a concert on October 18th in Mumbai.

On October 31st and November 1st, Shujaat will play with his group, Vishnamo, in Delhi and Mumbai, respectively. He will be joined by several North and South Indian percussionists, South Indian violin players Ganesh and Kumaresh, saxophonist George Brooks, and legendary ghatam player, Vikku Vinayakram.

On November 8th, Khan travels to Jaipur for “Music in the Park.” Concert goers will have the opportunity to enjoy the ambiance of an open-air venue while listen to evening ragas. Shujaat plays again in concert in Surat on November 9th.

Khan finishes the year with performances in Aurangabad on December 20th, followed by two concerts in Kolkata on December 25th, December 27th and December 28th. On January 5th, he plays in Ahmedabad as a part of the annual thirteen day long Saptak Music Festival. Shujaat performs again in Pune on January 11th, Delhi on January 9th, and Gurgaon on February 8th, January 22nd in Kolkata for the Dover Lane Music festival.

Kayhan Kalhor will join Shujaat Khan and the Ghazal Ensemble for a series of concerts in North America in 2015. Khan and Kalhor will start their tour with a performance in Vancouver on March 13th, followed by a concert at Los Angeles’s Skirball Cultural Center on March 15th. The duo will travel to the east coast with performances in Boston on the 21st and at the Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University in New York on the 22nd. The two play again in Toronto on the 27th and 28th before ending their tour with a final concert in Houston on March 29th.

Saregama Records will be releasing Shujaat Khan’s new album. The album is a tribute to Jagjit Singh and the fond memories Khan has of his time with the late artist.

LAST UPDATED ON: Oct. 28, 2014