A “Sitar Concerto”? Yes. Indeed. On tonight’s Evening Concert from Los Angeles

February 01, 2018

Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on FM 90.9 it’s the “Los Angeles Philharmonic” with a concert from their vast archive. Anoushka Shankar is the soloist in Ravi Shankar’s “2nd Concerto for Sitar and Orchestra”. Also on the program: Richard Strauss’ “Ein Helden leben” (A Hero’s’ Life).  

Thursday February 1: Los Angeles Philharmonic (LAP [16]-17-05)

CONDUCTOR: Zubin Mehta  SOLOIST: Anoushka Shankar, sitar

R. SHANKAR Sitar Concerto No. 2, “Raga mala” (West Coast premiere)  

STRAUSS Ein Heldenleben

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These programs are partially sponsored by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

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