May 28, 2012
South Asian Vocal Ensemble: "Swara Sangeet: A Recital of South Indian Classical Music"
Sponsored in part by The Department of Music and the Committee on Southern Asian Studies
WHEN: Monday May 28th
WHERE: Fulton Recital Hall, 4th floor, Goodspeed Hall, 1010 E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL
Akshaya Kannan, violin
Kaushik Vasudevan, mridangam
The University of Chicago's new South Asian Vocal Ensemble, directed by Carnatic Vocalist Minu Pasupathi, will perform a variety of pieces from the repertoire they have studied during the spring quarter. Forms highlighting sargam scale syllables and vocal virtuosity will be performed along with Sanskrit and Telugu bhajans, a Tamil kriti and a tillana, a song form associated with South Indian classical dance.
Contact Rehanna Kheshgi (email@example.com) for more information.
Reception to follow
Refreshments will be served