SITARIST/COMPOSER ANOUSHKA SHANKAR COMES TO PRAIRIE CENTER APRIL 24 | Prairie Center for the Arts | International | Chicago Reader

SITARIST/COMPOSER ANOUSHKA SHANKAR COMES TO PRAIRIE CENTER APRIL 24

When: Sat., April 24, 8 p.m. 2010

Sitar player and composer Anoushka Shankar has emerged as one of the leading figures in World Music today. She is deeply rooted in Indian classical music, having studied exclusively with her father, the legendary Ravi Shankar, and is now one of the foremost performers in that tradition. In tandem with this, she has flourished as a performer and composer, exploring fertile ground in the crossover between Indian music and a variety of genres including electronica, jazz, flamenco and Western classical music.

Price: $34 ($32 students and seniors)

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