The World Music Foundation
USTAD AASHISH KHAN
Come hear the master of sarode, Ustad Aashish Khan in concert, accompanied by Sandip Burman on tabla. It has been nearly 10 years since this legend has graced Chicago with a live performance. Ustad Aashish Khan has been nominated for a Grammy Award, is a recipient of the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award, has performed on Oscar winning films, served as the Composer and Conductor for the National Orchestra of All India Radio and has collaborated with such diverse western musicians as The Beatles, Eric Clapton, Charles Lloyd, Alice Coltrane and the Philadelphia String Quartet.
Thank you to everyone that helped to make last night’s concert a success, including the enthusiastic audience!
Until next time, please enjoy these videos of the magical evening:
FIRST-HALF PERFORMANCE BY
STUDENTS OF THE SANDIP BURMAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC
Sandip Burman is an internationally renown touring artist from West Bengal, India. He tours in 9 countries a year and has performed with such artists as Pandit Ravi Shankar, Smt. Laxmi Shankar, Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, Pandit Jasraj, Jack Dejohnette, Randy Brecker, he lead the all-star band East Meets Jazz, and has recorded on Grammy-winning albums and Hollywood movie scores.