Aga Khan Music Initiative
Aga Khan Development Network
 

Aga Khan Music Initiative

Aga Khan Music Initiative is an interregional music and arts education programme whose mission is to support talented musicians and music educators working to preserve, transmit, and further develop their musical heritage in contemporary forms. The Music Initiative works in three distinct but closely interlinked areas:

Music Education and Mentoring

International Performance and Outreach

Artistic Production and Dissemination

 

AKMI Performance Programmes

AKMIC: Performers

The Route of Genghis Khan • The Celebrations of Navruz • Alim Qasimov Ensemble • Musical Traditions of the Uyghurs • In the Shrine of the Heart • Bardic Divas • Women’s Voices from Central Eurasia •The Badakhshan Ensemble, Music of Shashmaqom • Academy of Maqom • Ensemble Tengir-Too • The Art of the Afghan Rubab • Trio Da Kali •Soriana: Contemporary music from the Orient • New Sounds from the Arab Lands • Fargana Qasimova Ensemble • Wu Man & Master Musicians from the Silk Route • In the Footsteps of Babur • Kronos Quartet & Homayun Sakhi Trio • Kronos Quartet & Alim Qasimov Ensemble Kronos Quartet & Trio Da Kali • Wu Man and Friends • Invisible Face of the Beloved • Sound: The Encounter

Full Performance Programme Listing

 

 

 


Upcoming Events

29 May, Homayun Sakhi Trio - The Art of the Afghan Rubab (Plan-Les-Ouates, Switzerland)
30 May, Homayun Sakhi Trio - The Art of the Afghan Rubab (Geneva, Switzerland)
20 June, Alim Qasimov Ensemble - Spiritual Sounds of Azerbaijan (Martigny, Switzerland)
21 June, Alim Qasimov Ensemble - Spiritual Sounds of Azerbaijan (Martigny, Switzerland)
11 July, Kronos Quartet with Trio da Kali (Montreux, Switzerland)
11-12 July, Homayun Sakhi and Salar Nader (Butte, Montana, USA)
21 July, AKMI artists (Astana, Kazakhstan)
14-16 August, Soriana - Contemporary Music from the Orient (Oslo, Norway)

Full Schedule