Sarvar Sabri performing at The Drum, Birmingham – Photograph

Series nameBiography

This postcard-sized black and white photograph depicts Sarvar Sabri mid-performance. The image was captured by Kate Hardy during a performance at The Drum in Birmingham on 22 May 1998. Sabri hails form a musically gifted family and studied music in India under several of the world’s most famous tabla masters including Ustad Bundu Khan. Sarvar Sabri settled in Birmingham in 1989.

Date of Creation / Publication1998
CreatorHardy, Kate
Associated Person/ OrganisationSabri, Sarvar
Collection and Reference NumberSarvar Sabri Collection (GB 2661 SS)
Catalogue NumberSS/BIO/1
CopyrightThe Creator and/ or the associated person or organisation where applicable.
Access to originalsThe originals belong to Sarvar Sabri.
Series notesThe digitised material in the biographical grouping includes colour photographs and three informative magazine articles about Sarvar Sabri's musical career.
Collection notesThe digital material in the Sarvar Sabri Collection features colour and black and white photographs, performances flyers, CD album sleeves, posters as well as newspaper and magazine articles. In addition, items relating to performances and recordings by the Sabri Ensemble are also included.