Maestros in Concert featuring Pandit Shivkumar Sharma & Zakir Hussain

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March 30, 2013

8pm.

Town Hall

Times Square

All Ages

$5-$55

Description: World Music Institute presents MAR 30, Saturday, 8pm Maestros in Concert featuring Pandit Shivkumar Sharma & Zakir Hussain

Pandit Shivkumar Sharma and Zakir Hussain, the world's greatest performers on santoor and tabla respectively, are two legends of Indian music who have collaborated together since the 1980s. Sharma has enraptured audiences for over 50 years with his mastery of the santoor, a hammered dulcimer admired for its lush, shimmering sounds. A pioneering musician, he was responsible for developing the santoor into an important instrument in the North Indian classical repertoire. Hussain, whose dazzling rhythms have brought him to the forefront of Indian music, has achieved international fame with his inimitable performances. He is the favorite accompanist to India?s leading classical musicians and dancers and holds a prominent role in the world music movement.

**Bring a Kid for $5!** Adults may bring children ages 16 & under for just $5. Limit 4 tickets per adult.

Address: 123 W. 43rd St.
Times Square, NY 10036
Phone: 212-545-7536
Website: worldmusicinstitute.org/event/pandit-shivkumar-sharma-zakir-hussain/

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