Jointly presented by the Elder Conservatorium of Music and Sruthi Adelaide, Shashank Subramanyam (b.1978), one of India’s most distinguished artists of the younger generation, and one of the world’s great improvising musicians, will present a lecture demonstration on the art of Carnatic music. He is a Grammy-nominated exponent of the Carnatic (South Indian) bamboo flute. Shashank has worked extensively presenting collaborative performances with musicians from India and around the world including jazz-rock guitarist and composer John McLaughlin, flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia, and pioneering minimalist composer Terry Riley. For this workshop, Shashank Subramanyam will be accompanied by Parupalli Subbaraya Phalgun playing mridangam (Carnatic drum). Admission is free.
When: Friday 31 May 2019, 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Where: EMU Recording Studio, Level 5, Schulz Building
How much: Free
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