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April 23rd- CIIS Presents (SARA) Sounds and Rhythms of Afghanistan @ Herbst theater in San Francisco
April 29th and 30th- Houston International Festival, Friday with Kronos Quartet and Saturday with Homayun Sakhi, Abbos Kosimov
May 5th-12th- Theatro de la Ville, Paris, with Homayun Sakhi and guest artists from within Afghanistan
May 27th and 28th- Green Mill Jazz club in Chicago presents Fareed Haque and the "Flat Earth ensemble"
June 4th- NYC North Indian Classical concert
June 7th- Fez Festival, Morocco, Homayun Sakhi and Salar Nader, duet performance.
June 11th- Luminato festival (Loreal Paris) presents Kronos Quartet, Homayoun Sakhi and Salar Nader
June 18th- UCSD Afghan Association presents "Salar Nader & friends" fundraiser for Afghanistan
June 20th- Salar's Birthday
June 28th- July 23rd- "Massoud Project" music composed by Salar Nader presented by CTG- LA theater company
July 16th- Artesia, CA (Naz 8 Cinemas) "The legendary Ghazal vocalist" Ghulam Ali Khan & Salar Nader
July 17th- Hayward, CA (Chabot Performing Arts Center) Ghulam Ali Khan & Salar Nader
July 30th- Ali Akbar College Presents tabla solo performance by Salar Nader. The second part of the program will feature a sarode solo by Alam Khan, son of the late Ustad Ali Akbar Khan. (book tickets early as space is limited)
July 31st- August 4th- Ustad Zakir Hussain Tabla retreat (Novato, CA)
August 24th-29th- Singapore, Salar performs with Azam Ali and Niyaz
September- SARA "Sounds and Rhythms of Afghanistan" US Tour (dates and city's TBA)
September 22nd- Chicago World Music Festival "SARA"
October 6th- Kentucky Center for the performing Arts "SARA"
October 7th-9th- Tulsa Performing Arts Center "SARA"
November 5th- Salar performs with Kronos Quartet and Homayoun Sakhi, Abbos Kosimov @ Chan Center in Vancouver, BC
December 4th- Solo performance @ Sacrameto State University for CAIR Foundation fundraiser
December 9th- New York, MET museuam "Footsteps of Babur" with Rahul Sharma, Homayoun Sakhi, Sirrojin, and Muhktar
December 17th- North Carolina @ Tate conference Hall-performing arts center, Sitar concert by Indrajeet Banerjee
January 19th- NAMM Convention (LA)
January 28th- Access California fundraiser, Anaheim, CA
February 4th- Basant Bahar Launches 2012 season
February 11th- (noon) Los Angeles, Walt Disney Center "SARA" presented by Music Center
February 11th (evening)- Fundraiser for Afghanistan with Islamic Relief, USA (Alam Khan & Salar Nader)
February 16th- UC Davis
February 17th- New York- Fundraiser for Afghanistan with Islamic Relief, USA (Alam Khan & Salar Nader)
February 18th- Music Circle, LA
February 24th- LA MESA, CA- Fundraiser for Afghanistan with Islamic relief, USA (Alam Khan & Salar Nader)
March 1st- Dartmouth College
March 3rd- Asia Society, New York City
March 5th- Harvard University
March 6th- Boston University
March 8,9,10- Brandeis University
March 10th-13th- Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra "Project Afghanische"
March 16th- Imran Khan event
March 28th- University of Florida
April 23rd- May 4th- University of Washington Ethnomusicology visiting artists- Homayun Sakhi & Salar Nader
April 24th- University of Washington presents concert for Rubab and Tabla @ Meany theater
May 19th- Amsterdam with Fareed Haque & MATH GAMES! "Twents Gitaar festival"
July- Brazil with Fareed Haque & MATH GAMES!
July 19th-20th- Chile Jazz Festival "Jazz en la Patagonia" Fareed Haque & MATH GAMES!
July 21st & 22nd- Olympic games in London UK "River of Music"
August 16th-18th- Edinburg Music Festival, UK
August 25th- Lafayette Jazz Festival with Fareed Haque & MATH GAMES!
September 21st & 22nd- Festival de Notes Equinoxe @ Switzerland
A DIFFERENT GHARANA
Music gurus from the West
***Recent Times of India article, click link above to read.