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North Indian Tabla Drum Concert

Friday, February 10, 2017
  8–9 p.m.


Location: Arts Building Performance Lab, ARTS 166
  Parking Information

Category: Concert

Description:

DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC

North Indian Tabla Drum Concert 
with a tabla solo by Abhiman Kaushal
Rupesh Kotecha, harmonium
Vignesh Manohar, vocals
Nasir Syed, sitar
Miles Shrewsbery, assisting tabla

The concert features dynamic compositions, rapid flowing and pulsating rhythmic patterns and intricate beats of tabla along with its tonal beauty. The sitar and vocal will also be showcased in taking brief solos in between tabla compositions.
 
Abhiman Kaushal has performed worldwide and accompanied most of the leading musicians, singers and dancers of North Indian classical music. His numerous recordings and world music collaborations include a soundtrack for the film Zoolander. He performed for MTV’s Aerosmith icon show in front of a live audience and recently was the featured solo musician for the acclaimed electronic dance drama Ramayana 2k3 which won rave reviews in Los Angeles and New York.
 
Abhiman is currently director of the UCR South Asian Ensemble at UC Riverside.

Free and open to the public.
Though admission is free, a ticket is required. One ticket per person will be distributed at the venue one hour before the performance. Seating is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis.

Parking: Complimentary permits available at the Kiosk.

Open to: General Public
Admission: Free
Sponsor: Music Department

Contact Information:
Kathy DeAtley
(951) 827-3245
performingarts@ucr.edu