Recital “The Words of My Beloved” Hymns from the Sikh Gurus’ Tradition
Dr. Francesca Cassio (Sardarni Harbans Kaur Chair in Sikh Musicology at Hofstra University) will perform traditional hymns from the Sikh Gurus’ repertoire (late 15th -early 18th century) in the medieval dhrupad style. Dr. Cassio will be exceptionally accompanied on pakhawaj by Parminder Singh Bhamra (from the Anad Foundation, India) and on taus by Nirvair Kaur Khalsa. The event celebrates the Sikh Festival of Vaisakhi.
The Words of My Beloved – Hymns from the Sikh Gurus’ Tradition
Wednesday April 9th, 7:30pm
Helene Fortunoff Theatre, Monroe Lecture Center California Avenue, Hofstra South Campus.