Concert: Music of India Ensemble
Co-directed by Shujaat Khan and Abhiman Kaushal
Friday, May 14, 2010
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Schoenberg Hall, Schoenberg Music Building
The Music of India Ensemble performs short compositions of North Indian classical and semi-classical ragas (harmonic modes) and talas (rhythmic patterns on tabla, or drums). The ensemble is made up of the students of Shujaat Husain Khan on vocals and sitar (a long-necked lute with seven principal strings, plus 12 to 20 sympathetic strings) and the students of Abhiman Kaushal on tabla.
Admission is free.
For more information please contact
Department of Ethnomusicology http://www.ethnomusic.ucla.edu/