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Irvine Barclay Theatre
4242 Campus Drive Irvine, CA 92612
949-854-4646
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they had free coffee available, but you could only bring in bottle water to the theater
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prepaid parking is $10 (have your cash ready to keep the line moving)
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Tabla Maestro, Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri from North India; and Ghatam (clay pot) and vocal percussion master, Vidwan T.H. Subash Chandran from South India are joined by two of their brightest disciples, Ganesh Kumar on kanjira (tamborine) and American percussionist Jim Santi Owen on morsing (jaw harp).

Swapanji has been the principal tabla accompanist of Maestro Ali Akbar Khan for over twenty-five years. The preeminent exponent of the Lucknow school of tabla, he is a virtuoso soloist, accompanist, and teacher.

Subashji is one of South India’s most renowned percussionists and teachers. A highly acclaimed exponent of the ghatam, he is also known around the world for konnokol, his dazzling vocal percussion.