Zakir Hussain & Masters Of Percussion

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Featuring Niladri Kumar, zitar, Eric Harland, drums, and Mattannur Sankarankutty Marar and The Drummers of Kerala

Thursday, April 25, 7:30 pm
Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at SFJAZZ Gala 2017, and described by The New York Times as “a living genius,” tabla maestro Zakir Hussain returns with his new project exploring global music with some of the world’s greatest percussionists working within the genre. A classical tabla virtuoso of the highest order, Zakir's consistently brilliant and exciting performances have established him as a national treasure in India and one of that nation’s reigning cultural ambassadors.

$35, $30, $20; Five College Students and Youth 17 and Under: $10; Under40TIX $20
Prix fixe dinner available at the University Club before the concert. Details at


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Course Connections: Music, South Asian Concentration at Smith, Politics, Religion, Sociology
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