Ghulam Haider

September 2011

Munawwar Sultana singing for Master Ghulam Haider in Ghulam (1953)

By |September 24th, 2011|

Master Ghulam Haider’s name needs no introduction on Indo-Pak music scene. Ghulam and Gulnaar were the last 2 films composed by Ghulam Haider in Pakistan before his untimely death in 1953 and both were studded with beautiful music. Pakistani film industry was at its […]

June 2011

Aayey khushi kai zamaney – Munawwar Sultana singing for Master Ghulam Haider in Akeli (1951)

By |June 14th, 2011|

Enjoy the forgotten melody from Pakistani film Akeli (1951). One of the last films composed by Master Ghulam Haider.

November 2009

Ghulam Haider

By |November 8th, 2009|

Music composer born in Hyderabad (Sind, Pakistan). Studied dentistry. Leading composer from the Lahore group e.g. Shyam Sunder, Khurshid Anwar and S.D. Batish. With Naushad initiated a musical revolution helping to institutionalize an All-India Film aesthetic in the 40s. Learnt music from Babu Ganeshlal, […]