Sitar Maestro - Sugato Nag To Perform At Brown University
Brilliant exponents of Indian classical music, Sitar Maestro Sugato Nag
with Subhankar Banerjee on tabla, will perform at a Raagmaala concert
at Brown University on September 24, 2005 at 8:00 pm.
Sugato Nag is a well-known sitar player. He is one of the popular
Indian Classical Musicians. His music is a very beautiful synthesis of
the traditions of the Late Ustad Vilayat Khan and the Senia
Shahajanpur. Sugato is now a disciple of the living legend of Sarod,
Pundit Buddhadev Das Gupta. His repertoire combines elements from
Dhruvpad, Tantrakari and Gayaki styles of music. Sugato belongs to that
rare group of musicians who have excelled both in music as well as in
their academic spheres. He holds a Masters' degree in Production
Engineering but Sugato chose to forsake a lucrative career to follow
Subhankar Banerjee is a brilliant Indian percussionist. He is a
disciple of Shri Swapna Shiva. Subhankar played with Shiva Kumar Sharma
and Chaurasia for the Nobel Peace Prize Concert” and in a concert for
Prince Charles in London with Chaurasia and John McLaughlin. He has
also performed with world renowned Pundit Ravi Shankar for several
years, Ustad Imrat Khan, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Dr. L Subramaniam,
Pundit V.G Jog, Pundit Jasraj, Pundit Ajoy Chakraborty and many
others. He has been performing globally for over 18 years.
“------the instrumentalist impressed with bold and resonant stokes----a must see concert.”
Location: List Art Center, 64 College Street, Brown University
Tickets: General $17, Couples $30 and Students with ID $7.
Tickets available at Kabob and Curry Indian Restaurant, RI (401-273-8844) or at the door.
For further details, contact: Arun at email@example.com or
Directions: From 95 N/S take
exit 20 (195 East).Take exit 2 (Wickenden Street). At the bottom take a
left onto Wickenden st. and a left at the first light onto Benefit
Street. Go about ½ a mile and take a right onto College Street.
Please allow time for parking.
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