Tahir Faridi Sufi Qawwali Ensemble
Sufi qawwali music is ancient form of devotion music that thrives to this day in Pakistan & India. In this traditional genre the verses of mystical sufi poets are given life through the emotionally charged vehicle of the voice. The intensity of Tahir Qawwal’s stage performance with it’s smooth melodic overtures, fierce leaps of vocal passion ridding on heavy rhythmic grooves & rich vocal choruses have captivated audiences in Pakistan, India, North Africa, Thailand, Indonesia, England, the USA and beyond. Schooled yearly in Pakistan by the grand masters of qawwali,
Tahir offers a rare & sacred musical transmission that all can savor. His Australian ensemble is a seven-piece group made up of talented sufi musical artists from Pakistan, India, Afghanistan & Australia.