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APR 29, 2017 | SEVEN EYES – THE SEED | LIVE IN VIENNA

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APR 29, 2017 | SEVEN EYES – THE SEED | LIVE IN VIENNA

SEVEN EYES – zum ersten Mal in Österreich! Die Band Seven Eyes formierte sich 2015 rund um die britische Sängerin Tanya de Oliveira und ihren Mann, den brasilianischen Gitarristen Paulo Vinícius de Oliveira. Auf ihrem im Februar 2017 erschienenen Debut-Album THE SEED wartet die Gruppe mit einer einzigartigen Mischung aus lateinamerikainschen Rhythmen, Jazz, Folk, Pop…

OCT 27, 2016 – VIENNA | EAST MARRIES WEST – PANDIT SHUBHENDRA RAO (SITAR), SASKIA RAO DE HAAS (CELLO)

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OCT 27, 2016 – VIENNA | EAST MARRIES WEST – PANDIT SHUBHENDRA RAO (SITAR), SASKIA RAO DE HAAS (CELLO)

In the 1960s Pandit Ravi Shankar and Yehudi Menuhin collaborated in fusing Western and Indian music and named their fusion “East meets West”. Today, 50 years later,  Shubhendra Rao, one of the most eminent disciples of Ravi Shankar,  and Saskia Rao-de Haas make music titled EAST MARRIES WEST “She has been taught by God… Everybody…

AUSTRIA TOUR 2015 – 2017 | MAHABHARATA (IN 99 MINUTES)

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AUSTRIA TOUR 2015 – 2017 | MAHABHARATA (IN 99 MINUTES)

Do you know the Mahabharata? The tremendous Epic poem ist the most important dramatical and spiritual work of India. Bloody like Shakespeares Dramas. Philosophical like the Faust of Goethe. Fantastic like the Odyssee and also a religious work like for example the Bible. Only much older. It is written in Sanskrit and it is a…

OCT 07, 2015 – VIENNA | SHUJAAT KHAN

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OCT 07, 2015 – VIENNA | SHUJAAT KHAN

ORIGINAL SUFI MUSIK: USTAD HUSSAIN SHUJAAT KHAN Wer den Sufi-Mystiker und Dichter Rumi (1207 – 1273) bewundert, muss ein guter Mensch sein. Goethe hats gemacht, Shujaat Khan auch. Er singt zudem Sufi-Lieder von Dichtern wie Amir Chosrau (1253 –1325) oder Bulleh Shah (1680 – 1757). Ebenso wichtig: Shujaat Khan gilt als einer der größten Sitarspieler…

MAR 29, 2015 | NRITYA – AN EVENING OF KATHAK DANCE

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MAR 29, 2015 | NRITYA – AN EVENING OF KATHAK DANCE

 The Austrian-Indian Institute and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations cordially invite you to:   NRITYA – An Evening of Kathak Dance   Everything in the universe has rhythm. Everything dances.                                                     Maya Angelou   Kathak is a centuries-old Indian dance form which used to be performed at Indian royal courts, accompanied by Sitar, Sarangi…