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It took many years for Kiran Ahluwalia to find one of the last living masters of ghazal, a form of sung poetry that dates back to 14th century India. When she met Vithal Rao, her teacher and the last living court musician of the king of Hyderabad, she was exposed to a bygone era, a time before Indian independence when princes and kings employed court musicians to put music to ghazal poetry.

In a twist of fate,…

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  • Lovely voice.
  • this is great. amazing voice.
  • fabulous - cannot stop listening her song when i came across her video with Tinariwa ( Indian + Desert blue)
  • i met Kiran at a concert in Vancouver, she says she has a new album coming out in January... it will have a version of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's Mustt Mustt!
  • Who beautiful.. Teray Darsan.. !
  • Just discovered her. "Teray Darsan" = WoW!
  • I discovered her music on a Lufthansa Flight to China. I had tears in my eyes when the tabla began to play in "Teray Darsan". This music is unbelievable !
  • I love the mix of ghazal and portuguese music on Wanderlust - it works so well.

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