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Women and Indian Classical Music: Concert and Conversation
September 25, 2007, Volume 54, No. 5


Anuradha Pal
Tabla and Sitar Concert featuring Anuradha Pal (at left), the world’s only female professional tabla player, on September 28 at 8 p.m., in Amado Recital Hall, Irvine Auditorium.

“She has not just shattered the stereotypical image of women musicians but has established herself as the country’s only woman tabla player who is pushing the dimensions with her experimentations.’’

In conjunction with Ms. Pal’s performance, there will be a conversation earlier that afternoon. Women and Indian Classical Music: A Roundtable Discussion; noon-2 p.m., Irvine Auditorium, Room G7; Anuradha Pal, Mumbai; Allyn Miner, department of South Asia studies; Carol Muller, music department; and Amanda Weidman, Bryn Mawr College (South Asia Center).


Almanac - September 25, 2007, Volume 54, No. 5