An extraordinary concert of Indian classical music awaits audiences lucky enough to catch this trio of world-renowned virtuosos. No stranger to the Savannah Music Festival, Grammy Award winner Zakir Hussain has elevated the status of the tabla within India and globally among world music fans. Born into a dynasty of prodigious musical talent, violinist Kala Ramnath often draws upon diverse influences through her “singing violin” including Western classical, jazz, flamenco and traditional African music. With her mesmerizing glides, the purity of her notes and the soulfulness of her playing, Dr. Jayanthi Kumaresh has captivated audiences around the world for more than three decades. One of the world’s leading veena players, her music blends tradition and innovation.
“Kala Ramnath is like an angel in human form. Just to watch her play is an extraordinary thing… she’s one of the greatest musicians on the planet.”