Artist(s) : Ustad Shujaat Khan and Debashish Bhattacharya
Friday, 9 - Friday, April 9, 2004
An Evening of Indian Classical Music
Presented by SRUTI and Penn Presents
Ustad Shujaat Hussain Khan on Sitar
Debashish Bhattacharya on Slide Guitar
Accompanied by Shubhankar Banerjee & Shubhashish Bhattacharya on the Tabla
Considered the leading sitarist of his generation, Ustad Shujaat Khan, a 2003 Grammy nominee for World Music, studied sitar with his father, the famous Indian classical musician Vilayat Khan. He has performed in acclaimed concerts throughout India, Japan and other parts of Asia. Joining him for the concert will be Debashish Bhattacharya, a master of many Indian classical instruments, who studied with Ustad Ali Akbar Khan. He has captivated audiences in the U. S., Canada and Europe with his unique guitar playing, synthesizing features of other instruments.
Friday, April 9, 2004 @ 8:00 PM
Zellerbach Theater, The Annenberg Center for The Performing Arts University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
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Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.pennpresents.org/tickets
or at the Annenberg Center box office (phone: 215-898-3900)
This concert is made possible by a grant from the Philadelphia Music Project,
funded by The Pew Charitable Trusts, administered by Settlement Music School.
Shujaat Khan’s Website