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Remembering Abba

NCEM, York
Thursday 24 April 7:30pm

Adults £13.00 | Concessions £11.00 | Students £5.00

 Please note that tickets are no longer available online but can be bought over the phone on 01904658338 or on the door from 7pm.
Ustad Dharambir Singh  sitar
Pt. Yogesh Samsi  tabla
Kaviraj Singh  vocals, tanpura

'Remembering Abba' is homage to the Great Master of Sitar and musician par excellence, the late Ustad Vilayat Khan, lovingly known by his family and students as Abba (father). 2014 marks the 10th anniversary of this sitar legend's passing, and this concert tour represents an opportunity to celebrate and remember him. Illuminated by one of his favourite students, sitar maestro Ustad Dharambir Singh MBE pays his respects in this unique performance to the greatest timeless Indian Classical music compositions by Ustad Vilayat Khan (Abba).

The concert will feature music inspired by Abba; a man whose passion and desire for the Sitar to sing influenced and shaped the 'Art of Gayaki' – the art of singing through an instrument.

A National Tour managed by South Asian Arts-uk and supported by the National Centre for Early Music

Dharambir Singh - Sitar, Yogesh Samsi - Tabla

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