South Asia Initiative Events

Fall Quarter 2020

ATTENTION: All Spring Quarter 2020 South Asia Initiative Events have been postponed indefinitely due to the unprecedented spread of COVID-19. This decision has been taken in the interest of public safety and is in compliance with state and university regulations prohibiting large gatherings of people in enclosed spaces. SAI at UCSD thanks you for your support and understanding, and we look forward to seeing you at our events when this crisis has passed.

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Yumi Kurosawa with Special Guest Anubrata Chatterjee

Wednesday, 29 April 2020 @ 8pm

The Loft at UCSD: 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093

(via ArtPower)

Koto visionary Yumi Kurosawa teams up with world-renowned tabla player Anubrata Chatterjee for a program that brings together two expressive musical traditions, bridging the cultures of Japan and India. The duo spin mesmerizing musical tales as they enchant the audience and reinforce the powerful idea of music as a means to enhance the collaborative spirit of our global community. Their performance illuminates the deep-rooted similarities of their craft while highlighting their affinity and respect for one another as virtuosic performers furthering their own timeless musical traditions.

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