Facing East Trio
You are cordially invited to a OneCircle House Concert of Classical North Indian Ragas with Facing East Trio. “…a stunning virtuoso display of the bamboo flute and the compositions and arrangements are equally impressive.” ~ The Washington Post
John Wubbenhorst, bansuri, Samrat Kakkeri, tabla and Steve Zerlin on bass.
Thursday, June 21, 2012, 7:30 PM $20 at the door (no RSVP required, just come!) at OneCircle Center
John Wubbenhorst is a master flautist both on bansuri and Western flute. He is a disciple of the great maestro Hariprasad Chaurasia and founder of the east/west group "Facing East.” He performs all over the world and with many renowned musicians, such as Paul Horn, Victor Wooten, Howard Levy and Paul McCandless.
Samrat Kakkeri comes from a long line of musicians. He inherited his talent from his father Pundit Mohan Rao Kakkeri who was his first teacher. He is considered a child protégée who has received acclaim as an accomplished tabla player (drummer) from an early age. He has performed both as a solo artist and accompanying artist all over India.
More info: www.FacingEast.com; Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BXr3dVdq7cg