Music of India Ensemble

Event Date: 

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 7:30pm

Event Date Details: 

Event Location: 

  • Karl Geiringer Hall (UCSB)

Event Price: 

Tickets: general ($10), non-UCSB students with ID ($5), UCSB students with ID (FREE), children under 12 (FREE). Tickets may be purchased at the door, at the AS Ticket Office window (UCEN Room 1535, across from Corwin Pavilion), online at the link below, or by calling the AS Ticket Office at (805) 893-2064.
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Event Contact: 

Adriane Hill
Marketing and Communications Manager
UC Santa Barbara Department of Music
(805) 893-3230


Directed by Scott Marcus, the UCSB Music of India Ensemble will present a concert of Indian classical music featuring performances on sitar-s and tabla—including a performance of rag Yaman by the 1st-year students and rag Bageshri by the advanced students—on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Karl Geiringer Hall on the UCSB campus. Shashank Aswath and Ziyad Marcus will provide tabla accompaniment. Founded in 1989 by ethnomusicology professor and Music Department chair Scott Marcus, the UCSB Music of India Ensemble is an official ethnomusicology performance ensemble in the UCSB Department of Music.

Photo by Jasmine Leong.