Music lovers can be part of a special digital series at home
Music lovers in town will receive a special treat when the National Center for the Performing Arts (NCPA) returns with another week of performances held April 10-16 on their YouTube channel. The @home digital series will showcase performances in genres such as western music, Indian music, jazz, dance, and more. Specially curated for music and dance enthusiasts of NCPA archives, patrons can enjoy some of the finest performances from the confines of their home. The series will also showcase presentations, lecture demonstrations, masterclasses and many more. Speaking about this initiative, KN Suntook, chairman, NCPA, and co-founder, Symphony Orchestra of India, said, “We have curated another week of events for you. As an organization dedicated to the performing arts, our aim is to keep the cultural diet of art lovers a healthy one in these difficult times. We are grateful for the support that we have received from the artistes in making this online endeavornpossible.
Next week's highlights include:
Zakir Hussain's tabla concert, Peshkar, was commissioned for SOI's Europe tour in 2016, with the composer as soloist and Zane Dalal as a driver
Performance by musician Ace blues Mud Morganfield 2019nThe legendary Girija Devi bringing to life the works of Shambhunath Mishra and Shyamcharan Mishra
Kathak's memorable performance by Aditi Mangaldas Dance Company as part of the Utsav festival
New York Round Midnight Orchestra at the International Jazz Festival 2019, among other events.