Society of Poetry and Indian Music
News & Events (Upcoming & Current)
From Aug 17, 2022 to Aug 17, 2022 in Acoustic Music Centre.
Part of Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Acoustic Music Centre/Ukranian Community Centre, 14 Royal Terrace
Edinburgh, EH7 5AB
Directed by poet Ahmed Kaysher, this production offers the ecstasy and sublime beauty of Indian Vaishnav, Baul and Troubadour music with its interpretation through a haunting presentation of Sufi, Bengali and Greek poetry e.g. Rumi, Hafez, Tagore, Cavafy.
Hosted by Saudha, a leading UK platform for Indian classical and global music and literature, the event features leading singers, musicians, dancers and elocutionists including Erik Schelander, Poppy Shahnaz, Shree Ganguly, Shamsuzzoha and others.