Biography Mohammad Masood (known as SULTAN ) is an Afghan Violinist from the SHAJAHANPUR GHARANA OF KOLKATA . He was honoured as “ GENIUS OF VIOLIN “ Ministry oF Culture , Kabul, Afghanistan in 2004. Adding to his majesty, in 2007 he has been titled as a “SULTAN” by SMT. Gurshaan Kaur, wife of Former Prime Minister of India Shri Manmohan Singh. Masood, widely renowned as Sultan started playing at the violin at the age of 11 years. He is graduated from Afghanistan National institute of Music ( ANIM), where he is cultivated music from esteemed disciplinarian like Ustad Jalil Sadeed, Ustad Ihsan Irfan, Ustad Irfan Mohammad Khan ( SAROOD player from India ). Ustad Haidar Azami, Ustad Basir Hussaini, Zack ( FRANCE ), Eden Macdom Summer( US ), William Harvey ( US ) among others. Sultan, Now in India studying Indian Classical Music at GHANDHARVA MAHAVIDYALYA Music Institute under the counsel of Ustad Aleem Khan from Delhi ( DILLI ) GHARANA & simultaneously acquiring extensive skills and knowledge of eminent Violinists like Anupriya Deotale, Ranjan Kumar Shrivastava . Sultan Masood has been performing for Afghanistan embassy in Delhi, India since long time and has also given numerous concert with Afghan Singers and Indian Artists. He also performed with a horde of international artists like Japanese PIANIST Missa JOHOUSCHI. Who is the peace ambassador of UNESCO, American Violinist like EDEN MACDOM and Indian Sarood Master ( MASOOD ’s GURU ) Ustad Irfan Mohammad Khan. Sultan had worked with various Bollywood Artists like, UDIT NARYAN, SONU NIGHAM, NIRALI KARTIK ( MATTIBAANI MUMBAI BASED BAND ) etc…. Sultan Masood has been a member of Afghan Music Bands like Sound studies, Afghan Vision, Voice of Peace, Blue Sky, Aryan Band, & Afghanistan Youth Orcestra. He taught violin at the Afghanistan Child Education and Care Organisation( AFCECO ).

  • Lives in New Delhi, Delhi, India
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