Global Soundscapes: Music of The Arab World, South, and South East Asia
On the evening of Wednesday, May 19th, the Wild Detectives backyard in Oak Cliff’s Bishop Arts District will set the stage for a tour of Global Soundscapes, as Sangeet Millennium and Chasquis present a concert featuring the Jamal Mohamed Trio and Sangeet Millennium Ensemble. The two ensembles will perform traditional and original musical spanning the Arab World, the Indian Subcontinent, and Southeast Asia. Doors open at 7:00 pm; music starts at 7:30. This event, the first of four in South Asian and Global Performance Series, is supported in part by an Arts Activate grant from the City of Dallas Office of Arts and Culture.
Sangeet Millennium Ensemble: Amie Maciszewski – sitar, vocals; special guest Amit Kelkar - vocals, harmonium; Paarth Kuntawala - tabla
Jamal Mohamed Trio: Jamal Mohamed – doumbek, riq, various percussion; guitar – Buddy Mohmed; Jonathan Jones - clarinet, shawms.