The concert features the artist Shankar Tucker and his troupe. As a clarinetist, Shankar has shared the stage with such legendary artists as Zakir Hussain, Hariprasad Chaurasia, and Raghu Dixit and recorded with music director Amit Trivedi for MTV’s Coke Studio. Shankar’s ensemble has had the distinction of performing at the White House Diwali function of 2012, hosted by Vice President Joe Biden. After being trained in Western classical music, the clarinetist Tucker traveled to India to study Indian classical music with the Hindustani flute legend Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia.
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