Concert: Music of India Ensemble
Co-directed by Shujaat Khan and Abhiman Kaushal
Friday, May 14, 20107:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Schoenberg Hall, Schoenberg Music Building
Los Angeles, CA 90095
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.
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