ABOUT

THE KHALIFA

A celebrated classical singer / scholar, and recipient of the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi Award (2014), Ustad Iqbal Ahmed Khan is the sole bastion of the Dilli Gharana in the present times. Having begun a stage career in singing at the tender age of 4, under the guidance of his guru and grandfather Ustad Chand Khan (ex-Khalifa, from 1900-1979), he is a ‘sea of knowledge’, and one of the most refined performers of Classical music in the 21st century. Khan Saheb has been, for over six decades now, serving classical music through various mediums that include performing, teaching, research, recording & archiving, and curating productions and events that aim towards preserving and promoting the classical repertoire, both in India and abroad.

Co-Founders

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Vusat Iqbal Khan

Dilli Gharana Productions

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Mohd Imran Khan

Dilli Gharana Productions