TITLE

Music chooses you, you don't choose music: Aabha Hanjura

PUB. DATE
April 2016
SOURCE
Radio & Music;4/22/2016, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
A 2016 interview with Aabha Hanjura, lead singer of Sufi-folk singer Sufistication, is presented. Topics include Hanjura's music style which she considers as always been Sufi, Folk, and Ghazals, how her band Sufistication was created, and the importance of her media background to her interest in marketing and branded content.
ACCESSION #
114805713

 

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