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GATE OF THE MOON
Nishat Khan Sitar Concert

WITH THE PARTICIPATION OF THE EUROPEAN PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA CONDUCTED BY WALTER PROOST

A special concert of two parts featuring one of India’s greatest classical musicians, playing the sitar, a plucked, stringed instrument celebrated for its distinctive lingering sound. Nishat Khan is a master of the art of sitar, descended from seven generations of virtuosos. He has performed at the most prestigious concert venues across the world, presenting his sitar symphony Gate of the Moon first in 2013 at the Royal Albert Hall for the BBC Proms. In 2019, he was awarded a Radio Mirchi Music Award for the ‘Song of the Year’. The second half of the concert will be led by the European Philharmonia, conducted by Walter Proost.
​First Act: 40 minutes
Intermission: 20 minutes
Second Act: 40 minutes​
November 09 2023       7:00 PM  
November 10 2023       7:00 PM  
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Venue
ROYAL OPERA HOUSE OF MUSICAL ARTS