World Music Festival Chicago — Ragamala: A Celebration of Indian Classical Music

Friday, September 13–Saturday, September 14, 2019 • 6pm–8am

Chicago Cultural Center, Preston Bradley Hall

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In collaboration with Indian Classical Music Society of Chicago and People of Rhythm 

 

Ragamala in Preston Bradley Hall(click on image to enlarge)

 

A tradition in India, the all-night classical concerts are rarely held publicly in the United States. Visitors have the rare opportunity to hear the ragas (traditional scales or modes) as they were meant to be played during the early morning and late night hours, under the Tiffany stained glass dome of Preston Bradley Hall at the Chicago Cultural Center.

Schedule:

6–7:15pm

Josh Feinberg, Kunal Gunjal and Amit Kavthekar

 

7:45–9pm

Akshara Music Ensemble

 

9:30–10:45pm

Jay Gandhi and Nitin Mitta

 

11:15pm–12:30am

Prasanna, Bala Skandan and Samyuktha Sreeram

 

1–2:30am

Nandkishor Muley and Ambi Subramaniam with Mahesh Krishnamurthy and Raj Deshmukh

 

3–4:30am

Roopa Mahadevan, Rajna Swaminathan and Arun Ramamurthy

 

4:45–6am

Samarth Nagarkar with Amit Kavthekar and Ramchandra Joshi

 

6:15–8am

Saraswathi Ranganathan with GS Rajan and Ganapathi Ranganathan

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Saturday–Sunday, 10am–5pm
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