Ustad Hussain Bukhsh, Ustad Sabri Khan and Sarvar Sabri in concert – Poster

Series nameEarly Performances

This A4 colour poster provides details of a performance by renowned Indian-Pakistani singer Ustad Hussain Bukhsh accompanied by Ustad Sabri Khan on ‘sarangi’ and Sarvar Sabri on tabla. The poster features an image of Hussain Bukhsh. The concert was held the Old School of Art Building in Birmingham on 20 August 1989 and was presented by the Society of Asian Arts based in Birmingham. The reverse of the poster features brief biographical details for each artist.

Date of Creation / Publication1989
CreatorSociety of Asian Arts
Associated Person/ OrganisationSabri, Sarvar
Collection and Reference NumberSarvar Sabri Collection (GB 2661 SS)
Catalogue NumberSS/EP/3
CopyrightThe Creator and/ or the associated person or organisation where applicable.
Access to originalsThe originals belong to Sarvar Sabri.
Series notesThe digital items in this grouping consist of four posters advertising solo performances by Sarvar Sabri. Hailing from a musically renowned family, Sabri began playing the tabla as a young boy before coming to the UK and accompanying UK-based top classical Indian dancers touring around the UK and Europe. He went on to become a world-renowned percussionist in his own right, and is in great demand as a soloist, fusionist and accompanist.
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.