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Please join us for this special homecoming: "Mahesh Kale Live in Concert: Sur Niragas Ho - Pure. Soulful. Transcendent." on Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at 7:30 pm at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts, Cupertino. ?Bay Area-based Indian vocalist and recipient of a National Film Award from the President of India, Mahesh Kale, along with an elaborate ensemble of stellar instrumentalists from India, will take us on the musical adventure that has captured the hearts of audiences worldwide. Endearingly called the "unlikely rock star," Mahesh Kale has captivated audiences of all ages with his soulful performances that reflect an earnest reverence for the purity of the Indian classical music tradition while embracing experimentation, technology, and youthfulness. After performances around the world, this program is being presented for the first time in the Bay Area, Kale's home, and is his first hometown feature concert since receiving the prestigious National Award. Come on, Bay Area, let's experience the magic that people have been raving about, and let's celebrate one of our very own! Tickets: $100/$65/$45/$30 (*plus service fees); ***20% Early Bird discount available through 8/27 with promo code "ICMA"; 30% student discount through 8/27, must carry valid photo ID to event*** For more information and to buy tickets, visit: icmafoundation.org
Category: Concerts 7 id: 14221
Rhythmix Island Arts Concert Series presents: Ondas del Caribe with Cascada de Flores and Vission Latina. Cascada de Flores co-founders Arwen & Jorge present this special concert embracing the nostalgic song and traditions of Mexico and its neighbors into simply beautiful arrangements that allow space for improvisation and pure expression. Performing with the talented musicians of Vission Latina Trio, the ensemble will include Marco Díaz Carlos Caro, and Saúl Sierra-Alonso as they ride the Waves of the Caribbean. These artists will explore Trova, Son, Bolero, Cumbia, Danza featuring poetry, melody and rhythm that laps the shores of Mexico’s gulf coast, Cuba, Puerto Rico and Colombia. Las Ondas de Caribe: Son las voces que han creado la música, poesía y baile para el mundo, y se recrean sin tiempo y sin olvido para seguir disfrutando de su movimiento y su belleza. Cascada de Flores are: Arwen Lawrence: vocals, rhythm guitars, dance Jorge Liceaga: vocals, lead guitars Saúl Sierra-Alonso: bass, leoncita Marco Díaz: piano, trumpet Carlos Caro: percussion Rhythmix Cultural Works is committed to presenting a roster of performers that reflect the rich heritage and ethnic diversity of the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. The Island Arts Concert series features contemporary interpretations of global musical traditions originating with island cultures. In support of this vision, “Celebrating Diversity on the Island” is the theme for the 2017 series, presenting guest artists who are reinventing and preserving the traditions of their respective musical forms, while also pushing the boundaries through distinctive cross-cultural collaborations. This concert is made possible in part with funding from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and the Zellerbach Family Foundation.
Category: Concerts 7 id: 14224