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

Bennet Norrbo: Nice & Naughty

Saturday, Sep 20, 2014
Beloved Portland artist Bennet Norrbo died last year at 83. A year later, his friend and artistic executor, gallerist Marilyn Murdoch, is mounting an affectionate retrospective of his work, spanning m ...
Murdoch Collections 2219 NW Raleigh St. Portland Web | Map

Christopher Russell: Dissonance, Coincidence & Errant Gradations of Light

Saturday, Sep 20, 2014
Christopher Russell has a perverse and most welcome irreverence for the photographic print. He folds them like paper airplanes, then scratches them to hell with razor blades. The prismatic sunburst of ...
Elizabeth Leach Gallery 417 NW 9th Ave. Web | Map

David Geiser: Oceanic

Saturday, Sep 20, 2014
Not since 2003 has an installation in Butters Gallery made such immediate visceral impact. That installation, like the one up now, was by painter David Geiser. In 2003 it was an implosion of horizonta ...
Butters 520 NW Davis St., 2nd floor Web | Map
Also At Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

Ben Folds with the Oregon Symphony

Saturday, Sep 20, 2014

[ORCHESTRAL POP] For someone who's worked with William Shatner, even an orchestra isn't too big of a challenge. The Nashville-based, North Carolina-born pianist ...

7:30 pm Saturday, Sept. 20. | $35-$125.
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 1037 SW Broadway Portland Web | Map

Herbie Hancock Quartet

Sunday, Sep 21, 2014

[JAZZ LEGEND] With shelves groaning under the weight of Grammy Awards, Oscars, jazz awards of every kind and a new memoir coming out next month, it's easy to lionize ...

7:30 pm Sunday, Sept. 21. | $35-$125.
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 1037 SW Broadway Portland Web | Map

Old Crow Medicine Show, the Deslondes

Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014

[AMERICANA] OK, Ketch Secor of Old Crow Medicine Show, you took a brilliant, lost song fragment by Bob Dylan off an old bootleg, added your own verses, and called it ...

7:30 pm | $35-$45.
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