Music for the Mind & Soul: A Jayanth & Ashwani Shankar with Neyveli Venkatesh & Kousic Sen
Timings: Friday 27 April 2018, 7pm
Tickets: £10 (ground) / £8 (balcony)
In this special concert, two of the most remarkable woodwind instruments, the Bansuri Flute and Shenai, combine to take the audience on a melodic journey through both the Hindustani and Carnatic genres of music.
J A Jayanth is one of the rising stars on the Carnatic music scene. His spontaneity and perfect pitching, coupled with expressive and bhava laden rendering has won him appreciation from his audiences, fellow artists and music connoisseurs. Jayanth is joined in this special Jugalbandhi concert by Ashwani Shankar, a Shehnai master known globally for his ability to touch the hearts of audiences with his playing. Providing the rhythmic heartbeat to this melodic masterpiece are celebrated Mridangam exponent Neyveli Venkatesh and world-renowned Tabla artiste Kousic Sen. Both accompanist are known on the international stage as masters of rhythm and their skill gives new depth and excitement to the traditional concert experience.