World-jazz group Natraj performs at Chinmaya Maruti, Andover,
Saturday, February 2, 2008
* Featuring Bhajans and Film Songs with Guest Vocalist, Vinay
World-jazz group Natraj presents a concert at Chinmaya Maruti, 1
Union St. (Rt. 28, off I-495), Andover, MA. In collaboration with
guest vocalist Vinay Mishra, this program features bhajans and
film songs, and Natraj's signature Indo-Afro-jazz fusion. Mishra
is co-director of Chinmaya Maruti's student bhajan ensemble.
Tickets are $14 (general) and $10 (students, seniors); $2
discount for advance purchase; age 6 and under free. For tickets,
call (781) 729-9170.
"'O meri Zohra zabin,' sung with gusto by Vinay Mishra." -
"In a matter of seconds, the artists can sway a classical raga into
a modern jazz tune. Natraj is... on the forefront, breaking
barriers." - Kala Arts Quarterly.
"Natraj... They are the world." - Boston Globe.
Vinay Mishra - guest vocalist
Phil Scarff - soprano saxophone
Rohan Gregory - violin
John Funkhouser - string bass
Jerry Leake - tabla and multipercussion
Bertram Lehmann - drums and percussion