Abbos Kosimov was born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, into a musical family. A disciple of the honoured Uzbek doyra artist, Tuychi Inogomov, and winner of the Competition of Percussion Instruments of Central Asia and Kazakhstan, Kosimov established his own doyra school in 1994 and his ensemble, “Abbos”, in 1998. Kosimov performs internationally with Zakir Hussain, Randy Gloss’s percussion group Hand’s OnSemble, and recorded with Stevie Wonder.
|Name||Performance Year With AKMI|
|Art of the Afghan rubab||2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016|
|Kronos Quartet & Homayoun Sakhi Trio||2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2016|
|Celebrations of Navruz||2006, 2011, 2013, 2014|
|In the Shrine of the Heart||2008, 2010|
|Invisible face of the beloved||2011, 2012|
|AKMI master musicians, Kronos Quartet and Bassekou Kouyaté||2018|