World Music/CRASHarts Presents: The Sachal Ensemble
October 29, 2017
TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $48.00 / $37.00 / $32.00 / $28.00
ADULT-ADA: $48.00 / $37.00 / $32.00 / $28.00
TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / ADULT-ADA Public Onsale: June 21, 2017 10:00 AM to October 29, 2017 8:00 PM
Pakistan’s classical virtuosos The Sachal Jazz Ensemble emerged in 2011 with an ambitious recording covering Western jazz standards on traditional instruments. Their unusual angle on Paul Desmond’s “Take Five” went viral, earning them worldwide recognition and an invitation from Wynton Marsalis to perform at Lincoln Center. In this cross-cultural, genre-bending concert, works by Mancini, Brubeck, and Grusin blend with Pakistani traditions on sitar, flute, sarangi, and tablas, capturing music as the universal language, a bridge across divides and between cultures.