Debashish Bhattacharya + Praveen Sheolikar

Sat 22 September, 06:30 PM, Queen Elizabeth Hall

Session 1

Praveen Sheolikar violin
Vinod Lele tabla

Session 2

Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya slide guitar
Sukhwinder Singh tabla

Enjoy a double bill of music featuring slide guitar and North Indian violin.

Powerful, poetic and effortlessly charismatic, Indian slide guitarist Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya is one of today’s most admired and cherished performers. He returns to Darbar Festival after his last sell-out concert in 2013. His unique take on contemporary compositions has attracted global legends like Grammy winner Jerry Douglas, Ballake Sissoko, John McLaughlin, Dris El Maulumi, Bob Brozman and many others. He is accompanied by Sukvinder Singh who has provides a virtuosic tabla accompaniment.

Praveen Sheolikar, one of India’s most accomplished violin soloists, with a wide-ranging, distinctive style. He is known for his soulful expressiveness and is accompanied by Vinod Lele, one of the finest and most sought-after tabla players. Don’t miss this chance to witness the rich textures and layered instrumentation of this sublime concert.

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