Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt & Subhen Chatterji
Friday, April 12, 8PM, Concert Hall, Chamber Seating
Credited for inventing the Mohan Veena (slide guitar,) Grammy Award winner Vishwa Mohan Bhatt is hailed as one of the greatest and most expressive slide guitar players in the world. As the principal disciple of Ravi Shankar, Vishwa plays with blinding speed and faultless legato. Subhen Chatterjee on tabla, studied under the illustrious tabla maestro Swapan Chowdhury. Today, Subhen is one of the few tabla players that have participated regularly in the WOMAD festival founded by Peter Gabriel and has collaborated with flautist Paul Horn and David Crosby.
$30, $25, $15; FC, GCC, STCC and 17 & under $10
“Vishwa Mohan Bhatt is the king of Slide guitar” – Boston Globe