Dharitree Ecosphere and UIUC YMCA present evening of Indian Fusion Music - " Taal: Rhythms for Life"

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Event Date: 
November 4, 2018 - 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Venue: 
University YMCA Latzer Hall
Address: 
1001 S. Wright St, Champaign, IL
Description: 

Illinois nonprofit Dharitree Ecosphere, in collaboration with the UIUC YMCA, and the "Arts for Amity" program, presents an evening of fusion music, including Bollywood classical, Bengali pop and western jazz.. The “Taal: Rhythms for Life” concert celebrates the 125th Anniversary of Vivekananda’s Speech at the Parliament of the World’s Religions in Chicago. The concert features nationally acclaimed vocalist and specialist in Indian classical fusion music, Nirmalya Roy, and award-winning American guitarist Fareed Haque.

In this rare presentation of jugalbandhi: synergic and spontaneous performance, master musicians Nirmalya Roy and Fareed Haque will create a jazz-style call-and-response that harnesses both of their dynamic musical traditions.

Tickets: $25/Person; Children (under 12): $10
VIP Passes (Concert & Indian dinner with artists): $100/Person

All proceeds donated to non-profit, humanitarian causes

Tickets can be purchased by Paypal to: koeli.dharitreeecosphere@gmail.com, and will also be available at the door (cash or check)

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