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Melody of Love and Shadows - Edinburgh Fringe
Sat, 20 Aug 2016, 15:00 – Sun, 21 Aug 2016, 13:30 BST
Saudha, Society Of Poetry and Indian Music: 'one of the prominent Indian classical music promoters in the country' (BBC Radio), offers a hypnotic and 'breath-taking' presentation ('Rhapsody of Soul' -Guardian|| 'Seraphic ecstacy of Indian Raaga Music'- Yorkshire Reporter) of Indian classical music by the leading classical vocalist Chandra Chakraborty (ChandraChakraborty.info), and critically acclaimed, prominent accompanying artists like Kamalbir Nandra (violin) and Chiranjit Mukherjee (tabla). This is seamlessly mingled with French, medieval, romantic troubadour music and haunting verses of world poetry in English by actor and Schubert vocalist Erik Schelander, to interpret and intensify the profound mood of the transcendental music.