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Tabla Demonstration

Tabla Demonstration

Performance by Ustad Ilmas Hussain Khan

Accompanied by James Kippen

Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2007

Time: 6:10pm

Place: SW309

Hosted by Prof. Annette Sanger

FREE ADMISSION - All are welcome.

Ilmas Hussain Khan is an hereditary musician, and the current head of the traditional Lucknow school (gharana) of tabla in North India. He has performed in India and other parts of Asia, in Europe, and in North America. He is currently Artist in Residence in the World Music Program at the University of Toronto.James Kippen is a Professor of Ethnomusicology in the Faculty of Music, U of T, who studied with Ilmas Hussain's father, Ustad Afaq Hussain.This is a rare opportunity to hear one of the world's greatest tabla players right here at the UTSC campus.This demonstration is part of the course, Music of the World's People (VPMA99H3). For more information about the event, please contact Professor Annette Sanger at

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