Barbara B. Smith World Music Series: Shubhendra Rao and Saskia Rao-De Haas
East marries West... Duet of sitar and Indian cello. A protégé of legendary Maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar, Shubhendra is an unmatched master of the sitar, whose playing reminds the listener of classic performances transformed for today’s era. Saskia Rao-de Haas is a brilliant cellist from the Netherlands, considered a pioneer in the music world for introducing her Indian cello to North Indian classical music.