Jaipur Literature Festival

Music odyssey of variety

Sunday 16th December, 2018

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Publication  DNA
Source  Bureau
CCM  95.63
Edition  Jaipur
Supplement   NA
MAV  382,520
Language  English
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Circulation  50,000

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After Hrs correspondent s Jaipur gears up for the 12th edition of
'erature Festival, the Jaipur Music Stage, which runs parallel to the grand feast of ideas and literature, announces its power packed line-up of performances from January 24-27 at Hotel Clarks Amer.The artistes performing at the Jaipur Music Stage include the earthy and soulful Nooran Sisters ; leading Carnatic and world music vocalist Mahesh Vinayakram in collaboration with Dub FX (Benjamin Stanford), the ever-popular and effervescent Punjabi folk singer Jasbir Jassi in a never-seen-before collaboration with Kutle Khan, folk-rock legends Indian Ocean, violin maestro Dr L Subramaniam, shillong based blues act Soulmate, and techno masters midi val pundit z.Kickstarting the Jaipur Music Stage on January 24 will be the sonic explorations of Iranian Canadian duo Niyaz who will present their unique blend of
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world music, inspired By mystic Sufi sounds and Iranian folk over the bustle of modern electronica.The tempo is set to rise exponentially with an exciting collaboration, as Jasbir Jassi brings the earthy notes of Punjabi folk
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Indian Ocean doing what they do best:serenading crowds with their timeless tunes about India.These combustible sounds are sure to set the stage ablaze and bring to it the rich timbre of soulful folk.Fusion fever hits Jaipur Music Stage on the evening of January 26 as violin virtuoso Dr. L. Subramaniam unveils his brand new set ,'Global Fusion' ; an energetic celebration of modern music in Subramaniam's inimitable style.midi val pundit z, the original techno pio-P neers of India, will
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Stage will celebrate the power of raw musical expression.Shillong blues masters Soulmate are the first act of the night and next up is another unique collaboration which will see Australian live-looping wonder kid Dub FX share the stage with mesmerising Carnatic vocalist Mahesh Vinayakram .
As a grand finale, DubFx, Soulmate and Mahesh Vinayakram will bring the curtain down with a collaboration like no other-Carnatic, blues and beatboxing all on one stage.Apart from several electrifying evenings of performances, the Jaipur Music Stage will also feature workshops, masterclasses, talks and sessions, giving music-lovers a chance to
interact with musicians, learn more about i ny struments and ex variety of sounds.On the evening of January 27, the Jaipur Music
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