Sympathetic Strings: Modern Sitar
Heart and Soul: Sitar and Tabla Concert
Saturday, March 23, 2-3 p.m.
Central Library, Level 1 Schlessman Hall
Featuring Chris ‘Citrus’ Sauthoff and Dustin Adams. When George Harrison and The Beatles befriended Ravi Shankar, the traditional instrument of classical Indian music, the sitar, was embraced by American audiences. It is often heard in world music; its sympathetic tones marrying well with a wide range of musical genres. Chris ‘Citrus’ Sauthoff brings his signature style to the sitar – the soul of traditional Indian music. Dustin Adams adds in the heartbeat with the syncopated rhythm of the tabla. Enjoy the poetry and lyricism of these two perfectly paired instruments.;
If you'd like to sample more sitar music, check out some of our Sitar CDs.
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