The mission of the Ali Akbar College
of Music is to teach, perform and preserve the classical
music of North India—specifically the Seni Baba Allauddin
Gharana (tradition)—and to offer this great musical legacy
to all who wish to learn.
Welcome To AACM
All of our classes are offered in person at AACM in Marin County, and online worldwide.
ALI AKBAR KHAN LIBRARY
We are very excited to present the new Ali Akbar Khan Library free to both the general public and students of AACM. When the library is utilized in conjunction with our teacher's instruction, students can draw from the extensive archives of Maestro Ali Akbar Khan's recorded classes/concerts, creating the ultimate learning experience. We encourage both students and non-students of AACM to enjoy and benefit from this rich musical treasure. For more info on the AAK Library, as well as listen to audio examples of archived classes, please visit www.aliakbarkhanlibrary.com
AAK LIBRARY HOURS
Monday & Wednesday 12:00 - 6:00
Tuesday & Thursday 12:00 - 9:00
ONLINE CLASS VIDEO SAMPLES
Online classes are a wonderful way to learn when you are unable to come to our school in person. The classes are offered as live webinars, which can be attended in real-time or experienced later by playing the recorded lesson. For more information and sample videos, click here!
PRECORDED ONLINE COURSES
GALA POSTPONED UNTIL 0CT. 29TH
Friends, our GALA CONCERT IS POSTPONED UNTIL OCT. 29TH. We are very sorry to announce that Pandit Swapan Chaudhury had an accident a few days ago and unfortunately broke his knee.The doctors have said he needs a month to heal. Swapan ji has set the new date of the gala concert for Oct. 29th. We understand that this new date may not work for some of you that have purchased tickets already. If you would like to have a refund for your ticket please contact our office at 415-454-6372 and we will be happy to do so. Thank you for understanding.
Sat, October 29th at 7:30 pm
Pt. Swapan Chaudhuri - Tabla Solo
Pt. Ramesh Misra - Sarangi Solo
Both artists will accompany one another.
The evening will begin at 6:30 pm with a complimentary Indian vegetarian dinner.
All ticket holders will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a special pair of Tabla autographed by Ust. Zakir Hussain.
Limited seating available by RESERVATION ONLY
The ticket price is $100 and we will only be selling 100 tickets total for this special event.