07 November 2008

Jethro Tull to tour with Anoushka Shankar

For the first time ever, Anoushka Shankar (daughter of legendary sitarist Ravi Shankar) will embark upon a duet concert tour through India and Dubai with the legendary rock band, Jethro Tull. The concert will feature solo sets by each of them and then a joint performance featuring each of their own compositions and new music written specifically for the tour.

Nov 27 Kolkata, India Science City Auditorium 7:30pm
Nov 29 Mumbai, India Shanmukhnanda Auditorium 7:30pm

Nov 30 New Delhi, India Hamsadhwani - Amphitheatre 7:30pm

Dec 2 Hyderabad, India Shilpakala Vedika Auditorium
Hi Tech City Auditorium 7:30pm
Dec 3 Bengaluru, India Palace Grounds 7:30pm

Dec 4 Dubai, UAE Dubai Aviation Club Tennis Stadium 9:30pm

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

So Shankar is doubling up with the band, Jethro Tull or just Ian Anderson?
Gary

Sunil said...

fantastic news-saw the 25th anniv. show-can't wait for the 40th abbiv one now

sunil

Anonymous said...

Ok, does sound like it's the whole J/T band; but, I'm still curious what instrument Anoushka plays?
If it's a sitar, it must sound nice with Ian's flute!
Gary