Ustad Sajid Hussain

Sitar Instructor

Hailing from the Senia Gharana that traces its roots to Mian Tansen, Ustad Sajid Hussain is the disciple of his father, Ustad Fida Hussain, and uncle, Ustad Kabir Khan. He began playing the sitar at the age of 16, and has performed extensively for radio, television and music festivals, such as the All Pakistan Music Conference. In addition to performances, Ustad Sajid Hussain has also focused on extending his ancestral inheritance to his children. He is one of the few remaining sitar maestros of Pakistan, whose artistry and genius is adequately manifested in his magnificent compositions and playing.

Ustad Sajid Hussain is currently conducting Sitar classes at Habib University.