Concert by Kiran Ahlwalia and the Zapp String Quartet on 22 November 2008
On 22 November 2008, the concert of Kiran Ahluwalia and the Zapp String Quartet took place at the Noorderkerk in Amsterdam. The concert was given on the occasion of the 3rd Amsterdam India Festival, themed Blended Cultures. This theme refers to the large variety of different cultures that live together in India. A diversity that could also be found at this concert in Amsterdam.
Canadian/Indian singer Kiran Ahluwalia presented her album Wanderlust.
Kiran Ahluwalia was accompanied by Rez Abbasi, guitar. Gurpreet Chana, tabla. Enzo d’Aversa, accordion and Dave Phillips, bass.
The Zapp String Quartet consists of Jasper le Clercq and Friedmar Hitzer, violin. Oene van Geel, viola and Emile Visser, cello.
1. Vo Kuch (Kiran Ahluwalia/Tahira Massod).
2. Teray Darsan (Kiran Ahluwalia/Quli Qutub Shan (public domain).
3. Hymn (Ned McGowan).
4. Yakeenan (Kiran Ahluwalia/Rafi Raza with string arrangement by Oene van Geel ).
5. Soch Ka (Kiran Ahluwalia/Dennis Issac, string arr. Oene van Geel).
6. Tumba (Kiran Ahluwalia with a string arr. by Oene van Geel).
7. Opener (Oene van Geel).
8. Rabh Da Roop (Kiran Ahluwalia and Rasheed Nadeem and string arr. by Oene van Geel).
9. Merey Nathay (Kiran Ahluwalia/Harbana Bhaur, string arr. Oene van Geel).
10. Jaag na Jaag (Kiran Ahluwalia/Sultan Bahu (Public Domain, string arr. by Oene van Geel).
Kiran Ahluwalia and the Zapp String Quartet.
Live recording by Rolf Buijs. Noorderkerk, Amsterdam on 22 November 2008.
11. Jo Dil (Kiran Ahluwalia).
12. Haal e Dil (Kiran Ahluwalia).
13. Aks (Kiran Ahluwalia).
14. Haath Apne (Kiran Ahluwalia).
Kiran Ahluwalia. Wanderlust. (2007). World Connection. LC10326