Kalakendra Presents: Heartbeat
Date: September 24 2005 Location: - Agnes Flanagan Chapel
South Indian Percussion Ensemble
Saturday, September 24, 7:30 p.m.
Agnes Flanagan Chapel
The Lewis & Clark Music Department joins Kalakendra in presenting this exciting and unusual ensemble of South Indian percussion instruments along with melodic accompaniment of violin and mandolin. You will hear them play on ghatam, a clay pot; kanjira, a small hand-held drum; mridangam, a two-headed drum; morsing, a mouth harp; and konnakol, vocalized rhythm. The group is very popular in India and has traveled on tour to Europe and the U. S.
A limited number of free advanced tickets are available at the College Bookstore for Lewis & Clark students and staff. Tickets are also free to Kalakendra members.
Concert tickets are available to the general public through TicketsWest, 800-992-8499, http://www.indogram. com and http://www.planetguru. com; $15 advance; $20 at the door.