Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Arabic Musical Scales - ONCE A WEEK at KAHNA, FEROZEPUR ROAD

Maqamat of Qira'at e Quran
A unique opportunity to learn the Maqamat 
- Arabic Musical Scales of Quranic Recitation

A one year course for children and teenagers (10 to 18 years old)
 on the traditional Arab method of beautiful recitation - maqamat 
taught by Qari Khalid Uthman Alvi Al-Azhari (Egypt/Pakistan)
(Voice quality and hifz of some Surahs-Ayat of the Quran - minimum last 10 surahs of the Quran - is a prerequisite)
The human voice is an important instrument. 
In Egypt, the maqamat essentially describe the various patterns of melody that various qurra use in their recitation. This adds to the beauty of proper articulation and proper rhythm that one learns from studying the science of Quranic recitation, tajweed.

The Maqamat are 7 in their roots or foundations. Each Maqam is said to be a street or a way.
Once a week - Saturdays
3:00 to 5:00 pm

Qari Khalid Uthman Alvi teaches at Superior University, Lahore 
and at Hast-o-Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts

REGISTER by SUNDAY, 31st  MARCH 2013 for Voice Audition
ONLINE (click here)  or
 - SEND 'Recite: Name, Age, Email & Cell number'
to 0300 847 1855 or on hast.o.neest@gmail.com
Hast-o-Neest at KAHNA ( (between Eden Gardens and Elite Town)
Sparco Road (near Stop no.5), MAIN FEROZEPUR-KASUR ROAD

 - Major Roads that connect to Main Ferozepur Road are Defence Road, Kahna Kacha Road (reconnects to Defence Road), Raiwind Road, Walton Road, Ghazi Road, Lahore Ring Road (connects to Bedian Rd.) and Kamahan Road.

Queries: 0300 847 1855