Home / Events / Classical Music / Zakir Hussain and the Masters of Percussion

Zakir Hussain and the Masters of Percussion

BRETT CAMPBELL
7:30 pm., Friday March 21 | $10-$75.
 
[PERCUSSION DISCUSSION] Already a legendary tabla prodigy in his native India by the time he was in his 20s, Zakir Hussain gained worldwide fame in the West thanks to his collaborations with Ravi Shankar, Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart, Van Morrison, George Harrison, John McLaughlin (in the pioneering world music/jazz-fusion band, Shakti) and more. Hussain regularly tours with fellow percussion virtuosos, resulting in frequently astonishing and explosive fusillades of beats. This time, he brings prizewinning co-percussors from various North and South Indian traditions, plus sitar and sarangi masters, and the first Western drummer to join the party: Steve Smith, formerly of Journey. 



Where: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Phone: 248-4335
Address: 1037 SW Broadway
Website: www.pcpa.com

 
 
Other events in Classical Music

Bats in the Belfry

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Like a delightful romp through post-traumatic stress disorder, Bats in the Belfry promises an "improvised adventure" comedy about mental illness, delving into how we're all crazy and should ...

8 pm Saturdays through May 30. | $12
Brody Theater 16 NW Broadway Web | Map

Cosmosis

Saturday, May 23, 2015

BodyVox brings in Carnegie Hall alums, the Amphion String Quartet, to soundtrack a contemporary dance and film performance with acoustic versions of Elliott Smith and Samuel Barber. This multi ...

7:30 pm Thursday-Saturday; 2 pm Saturday, May 30 and June 6; through June 6. | $25-$64.
BodyVox Dance Center 1201 NW 17th Ave. Web | Map

Goodnight Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet)

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Northwest Classical Theatre Company is going out with an extravagant bang. The company will be dissolving after this last production, a comic re-imagination of its usual Shakespearian source materi ...

7:30 pm Thursday-Saturday, 2 pm Sunday, May 22-June 21. | $22.
Northwest Classical Theatre Company 2110 SE 10th Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

Paramore, Copeland

Monday, May 25, 2015

[PERFECT POP] Paramore is making a small fuss about wrapping up its “self-titled era” with a short run of theater shows, but damn if the band’s victory lap isn ...

8 pm | Sold out.
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 1037 SW Broadway Portland Web | Map

The Kids in the Hall

Saturday, May 30, 2015

The Kids in the Hall come to town, and they're taking all the credit for a more-than-average weekend of '90s Canadian comedy with just your favorite Cabbage Head, Chicken Lady and ax murderer. Join ...

8 pm Saturday, May 30. | $56.
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 1037 SW Broadway Portland Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close