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Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan - TICKETS AT DOOR

Recital Hall, 71 Loring Ave.
Monday, Oct 15, 2018 at 7:30 PM (ET)

Online sales for this event are complete. Tickets will be available at the door. Payment by cash or check only.

Dazzling virtuosity and innovative musical genius make Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan a giant of the sitar. He learned his craft from his father, Ustad Aziz Khan, and is a seventh-generation heir to the sitar's first family, the Etwawah Gharana. The traditions of the Etawah Gharana have remained vital and productive in his hands as he emphasizes the unique capabilities of the sitar, introducing highly energized and rhythmically innovative instrumental play (tantrakari) into a tradition heavily reliant on the models of classical vocal music (gayaki ang).

Ustadji's global reputation as an awe-inspiring performer is complemented by another rare gift - his ability to spread his music as a dedicated and loving guru. Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan sums up his mastery of this most intricate art form with a profoundly simple philosophy: " Music is my life."

He will be joined by tabla player Amit Kavthekar.

Tickets for this concert are:

$20 general
$15 seniors and non-SSU students 18 and above
Under 18 admitted free

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Shahid Parvez Khan

Online ticket sales ended on 10/15/2018 at 3:00 PM (ET)

Event Location
71 Loring Ave. Salem Salem, MA Patch MA

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