Graduate Recital: Suhail Yusuf

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 8:00pm
Ring Family Performing Arts Hall


A graduate recital by Suhail Yusuf, Sarangia in a Globalized World. 

Featuring fellow graduate students Poorya Pakshir on tombak, Ian Davis on guitar, and Bianca Iannitti on tanpura; and Amit Kavthekar on tabla. 

The sarangi is a short-necked, bowed string instrument from Northern India, and is regarded as one of the closest instruments to the human voice. This recital will take the audience through a long journey of sarangi music, sarangi players (“sarangiyas,”) and where they stand now.