13th November 2010

Mid-day Mantra: Jyotsna Srikanth

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A free monthly series presenting music from India to uplift the spirit on Saturday lunchtimes

Escape the hurly-burly, as once a month sampad and Town Hall, Symphony Hall present outstanding Asian artists from the UK and the Indian subcontinent in relaxed, informal sessions. Chill out, take your shoes off, close your eyes and experience the richness and variety of India’s musical heritage.

This month features Dr Jyotsna Srikanth (violin) accompanied by morching and tabla.

Jyotsna uses her violin to fuse the classical Carnatic tradition with contemporary Indian music and jazz, playing with expression and emotion.

She has played at major worldwide festivals including WOMAD and has been featured on BBC Radio 3; her latest album Fusion Dreams sees her perform in eight world styles. Today Jyotsna performs South Indian classical music accompanied by morching and tabla.

In association with Town Hall Sypmhony Hall. Supported by Arts Council and Coutts Charitable Trust.