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March2012

“Alankar 2012″ A Music and Dance Extravaganza at Southern California, Sat May 12


Details: http://www.iitkgpsocal.org

What: Music and Dance Extravaganza

When: Sat May 12 2012, 6pm-9pm. Seating starts at 5:30pm

Where: The Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Wy, Irvine CA 92603

Cost: $30/adult, $15/child (12-18), $15/senior (65+)
Visit http://www.iitkgpsocal.org to register online

Program Details:

Presenting an awesome Indian music concert with Western improvisation for the First time in Southern California! This will be an evening not to be missed!
After smashing hit shows at the Lincoln Center and all over the world, the legendary Snehashish Mozumdar and his SOM Jazz Band ensemble from New York will enthrall the audience with Indian classical, Jazz, Bhangra, Bollywood and world music. He is the pioneer of North Indian Classical music in Mandolin in this decade and inventor of the Double-Neck Mandolin. Snehashish was invited at the Royal Albert Hall in “Concert for George” (A tribute to George Harrison of The Beatles)
Accompanying him will be the great Tabla player Deep Singh, a disciple of late Ustad Allah Rakha (Ustad Zakir Hussain’s father).
Please check out their website: http://www.mandolinclassic.com

Also Presenting:
An special performance of Kathak by the Chhandan Youth Dance Company of the internationally acclaimed The Chitresh Das Dance Company

And Local IIT and Community Talents for:

  • Opening Ceremony, By SoCal community Kids
  • Musical Extravaganza –- A tribute to the legendary Jagjit Singh,
    Dev Anand & Bhupen Hazariika
  • Dances of India — An enthralling classical/fusion dance presentation
    by SoCal young belles and more..

Don’t miss this evening filled with music, dance and a sumptuous
Dinner/Snacks treat!
This is a charity event to raise funds to support underprivileged
children’s education in India

Posted by: Joyjit Nath @ Mar 30, 2012, 10:08 am PDT    Filed under: Events, Alumni    Add Comment »