blueFROG Bangalore presents Aabha Hanjura & Sufistication
An energetic live performer, singer & songwriter, Aabha Hanjura, as a popular Sufi Folk Artiste, has been winning hearts at over 100 successful concerts across India, since the year 2005. Hailing from Kashmir, Aabha had the zeal and enthusiasm of creating her own world of music. Realizing an
alarming awareness of music and boiling musical talents across India, Aabha auditioned for the greatest musical opportunity, The Indian Idol, and went a long way through it by being one of the youngest finalists on the show.
She founded her Band Sufistication as a new Avatar of Sufi music that encompasses all the original elements of ancient Sufi & Folk ethnicity. On a quest to take the sounds of Kashmir to a larger audience, Aabha is passionate about popularizing the lesser known aspect of Kashmir- It’s Music!
Aabha has been experimenting, exploring and welding classic folk music with contemporary sounds.
Along with her band Sufistication, & tries to push the boundaries and bend rules, the result of which is an amalgamation of blues, jazz, soft rock, reggae and dubstep with folk music. Aabha’s love & passion for the music of her land-Kashmir led her to innovate on her LIVE sound as well & hence her live project features a never heard before unique & one of it’s kind musical ensemble that features authentic Kashmiri instruments like Rabab,Kashmiri Saarangi & the percussions of Kashmir like,Tumbaknari that creates a sound that is truly her’s.
Sufistication is the perfect amalgamation of countless genres and musical inspirations, a melting pot of remarkable talent and fearless experimentation, in an attempt to capture the mysticism of Sufi music.
Church St, Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001, India