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Enjoy the best of the arts with the NCPA@home digital series! from 10th to 16th Apr

Desk Correspondent, abptakmaa, Kolkata, 9th Apr 2020 : After receiving an overwhelming response in its first week, the NCPA is back with its NCPA@home digital series! The series will showcase performances across genres such as Western music, Indian music, jazz, dance and more from 10th April to 16th April 2020 at 6pm. Specially curated for music and dance enthusiasts from the NCPA archives, patrons can enjoy some of the finest performances from the confines of their home!

Zakir Hussain during the performnace in CITI-NCPA Adi-Anant at Susie Sorabji Auditorium, St Helena’s School,Pune on 18/01/2014. Photos By : NARENDRA DANGIYA

The NCPA@home digital series will furthershowcase presentations, lecture demonstrations, masterclasses and many more from NCPA’s extensive archival library.

Speaking about this initiative, Mr. K N Suntook, Chairman, NCPA, and Co-founder, Symphony Orchestra of India, said, “Trust you have enjoyed the last week’s programme. We have curated another week of events for you. As an organisation dedicated to the performing arts, our aim is to keep the cultural diet of art lovers a healthy one in these difficult times. We are grateful for the support that we have received from the artistes in making this online endeavour possible.”

The highlights of the coming week includes : –

  • Zakir Hussain’s tabla concerto – Peshkar – commissioned by the NCPA for the SOI’s tour to Europe in 2016, with the composer as soloist and Zane Dalal as conductor
  • Ace blues musician Mud Morganfield’s 2019 performance
  • The legendary Girija Devi bringing to life the works of Shambhunath Mishra and Shyamcharan Mishra
  • Aditi Mangaldas Dance Company’s memorable Kathak performance as part of NCPA’s Utsav festival
  • New York Round Midnight Orchestra at the NCPA International Jazz Festival 2019, among other gems. 

    Block your calendar and log on to NCPA’s YouTube channel to enjoy all the upcoming showcases!

    YouTube link –  http://www.YouTube.com/TheNCPAMumbai1 Publicity : Perfect Relations.

Programme Schedule: –

Date and DayTimeVenueAbout the show
Friday, 10th April 20206:00pmNCPA Youtube ChannelSymphony Orchestra of India – Zane Dalal, conductor | Ustad Zakir Hussain – tabla
Saturday, 11th April 20206:00pmNCPA Youtube ChannelPath of the heart – a musical evening based on Kabir part 2 by Satyasheel Deshpande
Sunday, 12th April 20206:00pmNCPA Youtube ChannelMud Morganfiled Music
Monday, 13th April 20206:00pmNCPA Youtube ChannelSymphony Orchestra of India – Martyn Brabbins, Conductor
Tuesday, 14th April 20206:00pmNCPA Youtube ChannelMusic performance by Girija Devi
Wednesday, 15th April 20206:00pmNCPA Youtube ChannelDance performance by Aditi Mangaldas
Thursday, 16th April 20206:00pmNCPA Youtube ChannelNew York Round Midnight Orchestra

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