1504, 2016

Tea & TeenTaal CD Release Party!

By |April 15th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Our beautiful new CD is called Magic Carpet
To purchase a CD, please contact Tabla for Two
$20 (shipping included within US)

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Please join Tabla for Two
Sunday, April 24 from 3-6 pm
at Zamani Collection for our CD release party!

Zamani Gallery
45714 Oakbrook Court, Suite 100
Sterling, VA 20166
rsvp: info@zamanicollections.com

1104, 2016

The Untold Story of Women in Afghanistan at AU

By |April 11th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Tabla For Two played at the Afghan women’s rights panel hosted by the Afghan Rug Project at American University. The Afghan Rug project brings families in the United States and Afghanistan together through the gift and spirit of exchange.

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604, 2016

The White House Nowruz Celebration!

By |April 6th, 2016|News|0 Comments

The music of Tabla for Two facilitated our being invited to the White House to celebrate Nowruz. It was a beautiful, lavish, generous party. And it just happened to be Masood’s birthday! What a celebration – what an honor! Nowruz meaning “new day”, is the Persian New Year.

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2003, 2016

A Sparkling Nowruz Celebration

By |March 20th, 2016|Performances|0 Comments

Tabla for Two gave a private house concert last night in Northern Virginia, celebrating Nowruz (the Persian new year). What a magical night!

tabla for two nowruz performance

1203, 2016

The Great Swan Nebula Concert

By |March 12th, 2016|Performances|0 Comments

On March 9 & 10, Tabla for Two performed a 2-night private concert. The Great Swan Nebula Concert was held at a gorgeous historic home in Washington, DC. The home was the former studio/home of artist William Morris. What a beautiful setting!

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1103, 2016

University of Maryland Nowruz celebration

By |March 11th, 2016|Performances|0 Comments

Tabla for Two performed at the University of Maryland Nowruz celebration, representing Afghanistan, Celebrating Cultural Diversity.

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903, 2016

The Corcoran, International Womens Day

By |March 9th, 2016|News, Performances|0 Comments

Tabla for Two celebrated International Womens Day yesterday by supporting The Afghan Womans Writing Project at the Corcoran, Washington, DC.

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2402, 2016

International Mother Language Day 2016

By |February 24th, 2016|Performances|0 Comments

Tabla for Two had the honor of representing Afghanistan in celebrating International Mother Language Day 2016 at the Embassy of Bangladesh in Washington, DC (Feb. 21, 2016). Ten other countries were also represented.

Tabla for Two with Naser Sharif

Tabla for Two with with singer, Naser Sharif

Abigail in rickshaw

We traveled in style by rickshaw at the Embassy of Bangladesh!

Masood in rickshaw

1702, 2016

The John Eaton Elementary School keeps the beat

By |February 17th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Tabla for Two took part in the Embassy of Afghanistan’s Embassy Adoption Program at John Eaton Elementary School in Washington, D.C. This session focused on Afghan traditional music and dance. The fifth grade students were treated to a special performance of Afghan traditional music by Tabla for Two, as well as a presentation and video demonstration of different styles of traditional Afghan dance.

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902, 2016

Tabla for Two: From Kabul to Washington

By |February 9th, 2016|News|0 Comments

What a wonderful feature article by Nate Rabe !

Tabla for Two: From Kabul to Washington with the audacity and chutzpah of a jazz trio

A refugee from Afghanistan and a colourful Pennsylvanian artist team up to blend ancient Afghan beats with Bollywood songs, ghazals and a new-fangled approach to playing tabla.

Please read the full article here.