NOTICE: Many events listed here have been canceled or postponed due to the Covid-19 emergency. It is best to call ahead or check with organizer's websites to verify the status of any local event.

Change Location × London, UK

    Recent Locations

      London Philharmonic Orchestra: Mehta conducts Shankar in Waterloo

      • London Philharmonic Orchestra: Mehta conducts Shankar Photo #1
      1 of 1
      November 18, 2020

      Wednesday   7:30 PM

      Belvedere Road
      Waterloo, Greater London SE1 8XX

      • No Performers Listed
      London Philharmonic Orchestra: Mehta conducts Shankar

      Zubin Mehta and the London Philharmonic Orchestra made musical history in the 1980s when they collaborated with the great sitar virtuoso Ravi Shankar on the premiere recording of Shankar’s Raga-Mala. The title means ‘a garland of ragas’ – a richly expressive, unashamedly bold attempt to find a path between two musical traditions – and tonight Mehta rejoins Shankar’s daughter (and student) Anoushka to rediscover one of the 20th century’s most unusual and beautiful masterpieces. And since Beethoven’s ‘Pastoral’ Symphony, like Shankar’s concerto, explores music’s place in nature, what better way to start a concert that celebrates the power of art to unite cultures and nourish the spirit?

      Cost: 14.00 to 65.00

      Categories: Performing Arts

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.

      Hotels and Airbnbs near London Philharmonic Orchestra: Mehta conducts Shankar. Book your stay now!