Presented by Arfan Iqbal (rudra veena) Laurence Howells (tanpura)
This concert of classical Hindustani music by members of the Sitar Project was performed live on 22 October 2020 as part of The University of Edinburgh's Celebrate South Asia festival. The programme includes music in the dhrupad tradition performed on the very rare rudra veena, as well as sitar and tabla duos.
The Sitar Project is based in Edinburgh and provides classes, concerts and workshops in all aspects of Hindustani music throughout Scotland and online.You can contact the Sitar Project through their website https://www.thesitarproject.co.uk
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