According to his Coke Studio bio, 'Tanveer is the son of renowned tabla maestro Altaf Tafu
, Tanveer Tafu
is amongst the most coveted young rubab players of Pakistan.
Tariq Tafu enthralled the Doha audience with scintillating numbers
Promising to make them take a virtual tour of Lahore, the provincial capital of Pakistan, through his super hit song Lahore Lahore Aye (Lahore is Lahore), Pakistani folk singer Tariq Tafu enthralled the Doha audience.
Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) arranged the musical night under its monthly programme 'Beithak' to promote classical music and to pay tributes to the legendary Tabla maestro and director of a number of Punjabi films, Tafu
, for his contribution to film industry spanning over 40 years.
Membership in TAFU
is free for members above 55 years.
With every passing day my mentor Sajjad Tafu
infuses me with great knowledge.
Vocalists like Ustad Altaf Hussain Tafu
, Ustad Mubarak Ali Khan, Ustad Ghulam Khusru Khan, Mahmood Ali Khan, Shahid Hussain, Riaz Ali Khan, Ustad Badr uz Zaman and Ustad Qamar uz Zaman, Farrukh Bashir, Akmal Qadri, James Masih and group and Ustad Nazir Ahmed Khan Faridi performed on the occasion.
Qari Ahmad Mian Thanvi, Farooqi in Arts (Qiraat), Sajjad Hussain Tafu
in Music Director/Composer, Dr.
The featured artistes who perform as individuals duos and with chorus in this season are Abbas Ali Khan Abida Parveen Abrarul Haq Akhtar Chanal Zahri Fariha Pervez Humaira Channa Javed Bashir Jawad Ahmed Komal Rizvi Meesha Shafi Rahat Fateh Ali Khan Sajjad Ali Sanam Saeed Ustad Rais Khan Zohaib Hassan Zoe Viccaji Ustaad Tafu
Khan Jimmy Khan Asrar Shah Usman Riaz Rahma Ali Momin Durrani Naseer and Shahab Niazi Brothers and Sara Haider.
Renowned musician Tafu
is composing the music for the Saudi Butt directorial while writer Nasir Adeeb has penned the script.
Many singers and musician, including Ustad Hamid Ali Khan, Ustad Tafu
, Naheed Akhtar, Waris Baig, filmstar Nadeem and others expressed sorrow and grief over the sad demise of Zubaida Khanum.
PNCA has also scheduled a grand open air Musical Programme on March 24 in which renowned artists including Malku, Adeel Burki, Nadeem Abbas, Hikmat Awan, Bashir Lohar, Saira Naseem, Rashid Khan, Tehmina Shaheen, Tariq Tafu
and Attaullah Esakhelvi would perform.