This multidisciplinary project consists a series of performances and workshops by Dr. Amie Maciszewski and her co-performers showcasing the music and dance of the Indian subcontinent, as well as educational outreach through workshops. A hallmark of Amie’s work style is the combination of her high-quality artistic product with education and outreach.
As part of the “South Asian Music for the World” series, we are proud to present the following events throughout 2018:
- Three intimate and interactive performances featuring Dr. Amie Maciszewski and world-class guest artists.
- Community and educational outreach programs including opportunities to learn traditional music from the Indian subcontinent.
- A three-day workshop entitled “Sangeet as Yoga,” in which Amie and Sanchita Bhattacharya lead participants in the exploration of the traditional performing arts of India.
We are excited to present the following world-renowned artists during the “South Asian Music for the World” series. Join us as these musical exponents share their craft with Dallas.
Maihar Melodies (March 16)
Maihar Melodies, the concert launching Sangeet Millennium’s 2018 series “South Asian Music for the World,” will showcase performances of North Indian instrumental music featuring virtuoso sarode performer and composer from Kolkata, India, Pandit Ranajit Sen Gupta, and Sangeet Millennium founder-director, sitarist Dr. Amie Maciszewski, expertly accompanied on tabla by Houston-based Pandit Shantilal Shah.
Hindustani Vocal Music (June 23)
The second program in our South Asian Music for the World series is a concert featuring the classical vocal music of North India. Vocalist Rupan Sarkar-Samanta will perform along with Pandit Uddalak Samanta on Tabla.
Moving Towards Light (July)
In July, the third presentation of South Asian Music for the World will feature a joint performance from Austin Dance India and Sangeet Millennium Ensemble. Together, these groups will will showcase their joint multidisciplinary, multimedia fusion performance piece “Moving Towards Light.”
More information on this event will be available soon!