Abdul Karim

Standard : Drums, Latin Percussion & Hand Percussion

AKZ delivers high intensity and energetic musicianship in all his performances. An ambassador of Malaysian music and percussion, at the tender age of 25, AKZ has performed and conducted workshops at numerous international festivals and tours such as Rainforest World Music Festival (Sarawak, Malaysia), Sacheon International Percussion Festival (Korea), Caravanserai Tour (United States of America), ASEAN Youth Jazz Orchestra (Japan and South East Asia). AKZ has also conducted classes for kindergarten such as Jasmine Playschool Kuala Lumpur and conducted a drums and percussion special needs program for Pusat Kanak-Kanak Tengku Bainun(2014-2016).

A popular up and coming first call as a percussionist, he has contributed, recorded and worked with many of Malaysia music industry names and artist such as Dr.Pacai, Salamiah Hassan, Sean Ghazi, Lok U, Aizat Amdan, Amir Jahari, Imran Ajmain, Talitha Tan, AG Coco, Audi Mok, Pak Ngah, Istana Budaya Traditional Orchestra, Radio Television Malaysia to name a few and International artist such as Osamu Matsumoto (Japan), Mariko Maeda (Japan), Takumi Nakayama (Japan), Opps Pig Pale Ale Inc(Japan) and Bass G (Indonesia)

He is also apart of other projects and bands such as The Diplomats of Drums, Stomp The Rhythm, Faliq Auri Trio, Mutesite, Tarakucha!, Hady Afro Band, Amir Jahari Project, Leaismand Royal Haqqani Maulid Ensemble.

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