German music adds to Karachi’s cultural vibrancy

KARACHI: International music artists are adding on to the city’s cultural vibrancy and the Friday evening performance of German artists blended with eastern classical music at Habib University was another step away from the usual sampling of music.

The performance of musicians Michaela Dippel aka ADA and drummer Jan Philip Janzen at the university’s amphitheatre allowed the audience to broaden their horizon.

The collaboration between the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany and HU’s Centre for Media and Design resulted in a night of electronic and house music that took an exhilarating turn with the inclusion of sitar and tabla maestros Ustad Nafees Ahmad and Ustad Bashir Khan, respectively, from the National Academy of Performing Arts.

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