Raags and Rhythms: Musafir in Concert
Musical, 2 hrs
Join us for a magical evening that seeks to transcend boundaries and generations through music. Royal Opera House, Mumbai and Avid Learning proudly present a unique fusion concert that blends traditional Indian Classical music with Sufi sounds, percussion and rock. This rare performance will feature the ensemble, Musafircomprising Tabla Maestro Ustad Fazal Qureshi, Keyboardist Zubin Balaporia, Sitarist Hidayat Husain Khan accompanied by Guitarist Sanjay Divecha, PercussionistGautam Sharma, Bass Player Sheldon D’Silva and Violinist Kushmita Biswakarma. The ensemble will also be joined on stage by Sufi Singer Smita Bellur whose powerful vocals are sure to enrich this myriad of musical melodies. These accomplished musicians will attempt to break the distinctions between genres and generations through music that dissolves boundaries rather than crossing them. This concert is a part of the ensemble’s world tour and is an exclusive opportunity to experience a truly unique fusion of eastern and western sounds.