Samyo Annual Showcase

28 Feb 2015 | 19:30 until 21:45

Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre

Samyo’s Annual concert is a fascinating showcase of Indian Orchestral Music which is modern, classical and packed with a rich repertoire of exotic melodies. The concert features a unique repertoire of original music that reflects the cultural identity of the talented young musicians of the National Youth Orchestra for Indian Music, and their artistic inspirations.

The orchestra features a choir of singers, an ensemble of percussionists, and talented instrumentalists from both the north and south Indian traditions. Samyo’s music is all specially created and composed for the orchestra, and includes inspirations from Indian devotional, folk, classical and popular music, as well as Samyo’s signature re-imaginations of Western Classical, Hollywood and Bollywood film scores.

Principal Conductor  Gaurav Mazumdar
Special Guest Composer   Dr Rajeeb Chakraborty
Percussion Conductor  Kousic Sen
Percussion Tutor   Prathap Ramachandra
Orchestra Leader   Raam Jeganathan

£12 / £10 / £7.50 / 50% Limited concessions available
Group Discount: Save 20% on a block booking of 8 or more seats (Book over the phone or in person at The Southbank Centre)
On-line Booking Fee £1.75
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Read the first instalment of the backstage blog here.

Find out more about Samyo here

Learn about the instruments and styles of Indian music you’ll hear at the concert on our Instruments India learning platform here

Box office information

Venue:

Southbank Centre, Belvedere Rd, London, SE1 8XX

Telephone:

0844 847 9910

E-mail:

customer@southbankcentre.co.uk

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