Indo-Cypriot: An Evening of Cross-Cultural Music
Thursday 16th June 2022
Seven Arts, 31A Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton, Leeds, LS7 3PD
TICKETS: £12 / £6 concession
We are thrilled to announce the presentation of our second commission as part of our PRS-funded SPOTLIGHT programme: 'Indo-Cypriot: An Evening of Cross-Cultural Music'!
Headed by multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Christella Litras
, this collaboration promises to be a unique exploration of the commonalities of Greek Cypriot culture and music, with the nuances of Indian classical music.
Inspired by her childhood experiences of enjoying Indian cinema and Bollywood music with her family, Christella will be teaming up with Shahbaz Hussain
, Kirpal Singh Panesar,
Dimitris Menexopoulos, Vijay Venkat and Keertan Kaur to present an evening of unique cross-cultural music that is sure to take your breath away.
The performance commences with a tabla duet by brothers Kayyam and Ali Hussain, and includes a special guest appearance by Khadijah Ibrahiim.Read more about our other SPOTLIGHT Commissions and the project as a whole, below!
SPOTLIGHT: Shining a light on underrepresented artistsSAA-uk is a PRS Foundation Talent Development Partner supported by PPL and in association with Youth Music
: mask wearing is encouraged for the safety of all present.