2012 Events - Aga Khan Music Initiative - AKDN
Aga Khan Development Network
 

Performance and Outreach component - 2012

Please also see:
Music of Central Asia CD/DVD series
2014 Concerts sponsored by the Aga Khan Music Initiative
2013 Concerts sponsored by the Aga Khan Music Initiative
2012 Concerts sponsored by the Aga Khan Music Initiative
2011 Concerts sponsored by the Aga Khan Music Initiative
2010 Concerts sponsored by the Aga Khan Music Initiative
2009 Concerts sponsored by the Aga Khan Music Initiative


Date Event Venue/City Country
5 Feb. AKMI & KQ residency series: Kronos Quartet and Alim Qasimov Ensemble concert at Hertz Hall, UC Berkeley University of Califonia, Berkeley USA
6 Feb. AKMI & KQ residency series: Kronos Quartet and Alim Qasimov Ensemble residency activities, UC Berkeley University of Califonia, Berkeley USA
9 Feb. AKMI & KQ residency series: Kronos Quartet and Alim Qasimov Ensemble residency activities Stanford University, California USA
12 Feb. AKMI & KQ residency series: Kronos Quartet and Alim Qasimov Ensemble performance at Dinkelspiel Auditorium Stanford University, California USA
15 Feb. Alim Qasimov Ensemble, AKMI series for Ismaili Centres Ismaili Council for USA, Atlanta USA
17 Feb. AKMI & KQ residency series: Kronos Quartet and Alim Qasimov Ensemble performance at Emory University Emory University, Atlanta USA
18 Feb. AKMI & KQ residency series: Kronos Quartet and Alim Qasimov Ensemble performance at Clarice Smith Performing Arts Centre University of Maryland USA
29-1 March AKMI Uni residency series: Homayun Sakhi, Salar Nader and Ken Zuckerman Dartmouth College, Hanover USA
3 March Homayun Sakhi, Salar Nader and Ken Zuckerman-Concert
at Asia Society
Asia Society, New York  USA
5 March AKMI Uni residency series: Homayun Sakhi lecture-demo Harvard University USA
6 March AKMI Uni residency series: Ken Zucherman and Salar Nader lecture-demo and improvisation workshop Homayun, Salar and Ken Zucherman Brandeis University, Massachusetts USA
7-10 March AKMI Uni residency series: Homayun Sakhi, Salar Nader and Ken Zuckerman Brandeis University, Massachusetts USA
7 March AKMI Remix series, artists from Syria, Iraq and Egypt Aswan Egypt
29-31 March Invisible Face of the Beloved, AKMI artists from Tajikistan Babelmed Festival, Marseille France
27 April AKMI artists from Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Tunisia at Cairo Spring Festival Prince Taz Palace Egypt
28 April AKMI artists from Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Tunisia at Alexandria Spring Festival Jesuits Cultural Centre, Alexandria Egypt
29 April Homayun Sakhi and Salar Nader Seattle Asian Art Museum USA
30 April AKMI artists from Tajikistan and Iran at Beirut Spring Festival Beirut Spring Festival Lebannon
29 Jun.-1st July Music from Afghanistan at Festival les Orientales Festival les Orientales, Saint-Florent-le-Vieil  France
5 July Music from Afghanistan at Evora Festival Evora Festival Portugal
12 July Alim Qasimov Ensemble Festival d'Aix-en-Provence  France
20-22 July Kronos Quartet and Homayun Sakhi Trio at "River of Music"
London 2012
Part of London 2012 Olympic performing arts programme UK
16 August Homayun Sakhi Trio Lecture Demo Edinburgh International Festival  UK
17 August Homayun Saki Trio Edinburgh International Festival  UK
22 August Alim Qasimov Ensemble Lecture Demo Edinburgh International Festival  UK
23 August Alim Qasimov Ensemble Edinburgh International Festival  UK
22-23 Sept. AKMI new creative series; Tajik and Iranian quartet at
Notes d'Equinoxe
Notes d'Equinoxe, Delémont Switzerland
4-5 October Bardic Divas: Women's Songs from Kazakhstan (demonstration) Freer/Sackler Gallery (The Smithsonian's Museums of Asian Art), Washington USA
6 October Bardic Divas: Women's Songs from Kazakhstan (performance) Freer/Sackler Gallery (The Smithsonian's Museums of Asian Art), Washington USA
7 October Bardic Divas: Women's Songs from Kazakhstan (demonstration) Freer/Sackler Gallery (The Smithsonian's Museums of Asian Art), Washington USA
1 December Qawwali music from Pakistan; Sanam Marvi Théâtre des Abbesses, Paris France