Past Event

Common Ground with Richard X. Bennett & Utsav Lal

November 21, 2019
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Earl Hall, 2980 Broadway, New York, NY 10027 Auditorium
Free and open to the public; no tickets needed. Richard X. Bennett and Utsav Lal, pianists, will present a program combining Hindustani and western music, followed by an on-stage discussion of religion and music. Pianist and composer RICHARD X BENNETT plays unique and soulful jazz with a sound all his own. His albums, the jazz-raga quintet Experiments With Truth and the groove jazz trio What Is Now were released simultaneously by Ropeadope Records in October 2017. His ambient solo Away From The Many, and piano/electronica collaboration with HUW, Wood/Water were released in 2018. He also has six critically acclaimed raga-based records on Indian labels. In New York, he has performed at Lincoln Center Out of Doors, The Guggenheim Museum, The Rubin Museum and Central Park Summerstage. Internationally, he has played in over twenty countries, including a two-month tour of China and India earlier this year.

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Julian Bennett Holmes