Kennedy Center: Suphala with Kinan Azmeh and Amir Elsaffar

Date: March 10, 2011 (Thursday)
Time: two shows: 7:30 P.M. and 9:30 P.M.
Place: Monsoon Club at the Terrace Gallery of the Kennedy Center, 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC
Tickets: $15, available online

Versatile composer and performer Suphala teams up on tabla with guests to perform music in Western classical, Indian classical, jazz, folk, and soul styles.

Suphala studied under tabla masters Ustad Alla Rakha and Ustad Zakir Hussain after training in classical piano.

Performaners: Video:

Suphala - I Feel Awake Even Though This is A Dream
Duration: 03 minutes 30 seconds

Sponsors: Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Embassy of India, HRH Foundation, Executive Council, David and Alice Rubenstein with the Trehan Foundation, Dr. Romesh and Kathleen Wadhwani, Amway Corporation, and RB Properties, also supported by the Kennedy Center International Committee on the Arts

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