The Land of Gold India tour comes to Bangalore on the 10th of December.
5 time Grammy nominated Anoushka Shankar is one of the first names that comes to mind when one hears the words ‘World Music’. The Sitar player and composer has come out with a new album called Land of Gold and will perform tracks from the album live on 10th December with other well known international musicians.
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Hello my dear Chennai! I'm thrilled to have just landed here on the first day of 'Season!' Tomorrow is the first day of my India Land of Gold tour and I can't wait to bring this album to you, live. The show at @SirMuthaVenkatasubbhaRao starts at 7.30pm and there are still some tickets available. See you there! #anoushkashankar #sitar #chennai http://eventjini.com/anoushkashankarconcert
The idea for the album emerged from the plight of refugees. Everyone is, in some way or another, searching for their own ‘Land of Gold’, a place of security, belonging and home. This journey also represents the inner quest we all take to find a sense of peace, truth and acceptance. Here’s the lady herself describing the tunes and the inspiration :;
Here is a track from the latest album, Land of Gold :
Tickets are priced from Rs 500 – Rs 1000 and are available here
The live concert will be witnessed by about 2000 people at the Ambedkar Bhavan Auditorium, 7:30 pm onwards on 10th December 2016. So make sure you get there in time. This could help :