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“A Night with Jeffrey Iqbal”
7:00pm – Doors Open
8:30pm – Jeffrey Iqbal
11:00pm – Venue Curfew
A brilliant performer, singer, and all around artist, Jeffrey Iqbal began his musical career at the very young age of 10. Born in the United States, Jeffrey’s parents quickly recognised his affinity for music. Quickly Jeffrey garnered for himself a keen understanding of North Indian Classical vocal as well as instrumental, becoming very skilled with the harmonium and dexterous on Tabla. But Jeffrey’s ardor clearly laid in vocal and therefore he was able to quickly expand his classical training to include Ghazals, Qawali’s, as well as Bollywood music into his repertoire. Today Jeffrey is known for his many viral videos on social media which have touched the hearts of Millions.
In 2014 Jeffrey appeared on a Star Plus’s televised singing show hosted by Honey Singh & Gauhar Khan called India’s Raw Star. He was hand selected by the Academy, Grammy, and golden globe award winner for Slum Dog Millionaire, AR Rahman, to sing on his 3rd Dimensional tour, where he also shared the stage with some of the biggest names in the South Asian music industry such as Hariharan, Sukhwinder Singh, Chitra and SujataMadhushree, just to name a few.
In 2008, Jeffrey was selected to be a part of Hit Television show, “Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2008 USA” which aired on Zee TV USA. Jeffrey lead the males in competition and ultimately received the much coveted 1st runner up position in overall ranking. Hand selected by vocal genius Suresh Wadkar and Music director Aadesh Shrivastava, Jeffrey was honoured with the invitation to represent the USA in the international competition of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2009 in India, which was viewed by millions around the globe in over 130 countries.
Jeffrey currently tours the world, composing, and working with some of the finest artists Bollywood has to offer… He is planning and waiting for the grand release of his upcoming album, and is very excited to share his self with the world through his music…