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Kiran Ahluwalia in concert with Sufi Songs Punjabi Folk and Urban Desi Originals


The Barns At Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Rd, Vienna, VA 22182

29 Feb, 2020
29 Feb, 2020
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Kiran Ahluwalia is a modern singer of songs originating from India and
Pakistan - Sufi songs, Punjabi folk, her own Urban Desi originals and
the occasional Bollywood classic. Singing in Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu,
her music embodies her roots while embracing influences from West
African Blues to contemporary Jazz and Rock. With the freedom to choose
between cultural worlds she creates a unique style that transports
listeners to the transcendent - exploring struggles and joys both
universal and intimate. Her reworking of the classic Qawwali - Mustt Mustt has garnered more than 2.5 million views online. Her latest album includes celebrated feminist poet Kishwar Naheed’s poem - We Sinful Women (Hum Gunahgaar Auratein)
composed and sung by Kiran. A two time Juno Award winner (Canada’s
Grammys) Kiran is backed by a superlative band, featuring electric
guitar, bass, drums, organ and tabla.

On Saturday 29th Feb 2020 at 8:00 PM

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