Arsalan Pareyal, a NAPA graduate, is a contemporary jazz fusion guitarist and a Rubab player from Karachi, Pakistan. Arsalan teaches jazz theory/improvisation and advance rhythm techniques at NAPA. As a student, Arsalan was selected multiple times for the exchange programme between NAPA and the University of Texas, Austin, where he studied advance jazz theory, sight reading and composition. Arsalan is the lead guitarist and a founder of PAK-USA collaborative band Sangat. He has designed a music curriculum for community schools in Karachi and is working on the music faculty of the nonprofit Azm-e-Naujawan to provide education to needy children.