A captivating evening of raga with Rajeev Taranath, one of the world's foremost exponents of the sarod,the lyrical, deeply resonant North Indian lute. The Indian classical instrumental master is on tour in the U.S. with a special performance in Berkeley at the acoustically superb Freight & Salvage. Joining Mr. Taranath on tabla for the performance will be the highly regarded percussionist Udayraj Karpur, a sought-after concert performer in India.
"Taranath's sarod pulls heart strings...” —Express, New Delhi
"…Profound musical skills" —Sydney Morning Herald
“Rajeev Taranath's sarod improvisations mixed the spiritual and the spirited...the raga began with introspective meditation and proceeded into an exuberant rhythmic celebration.” —The New York Times