Great news from our friend Michael Oesch: Hindustani Slide Guitar master Rhitom Sarkar is returning to Canada for a series of exciting shows here in Southern Ontario next month (Sept)! Below are some details. I hope some of our readers can make it and/or let a local friend or two know about it.
For those who missed it – here’s my review of the wonderful ICSP album: click to open.
Sept.2019 Tour Schedule so far:
September 6th – Indo Canadian Slide Project performs live at Market Hall in Peterborough.
September 7th – Rhitom joins us for another intimate evening ‘Music and Poetry Salon’ in Waterford.
September 10th – Garry Diggin presents Rhitom Sarkar at Silence in Guelph.
September 12th – Indo Canadian Slide Project perfoms live at Hugh’s Room in Toronto.
September 14th – Rhitom Sarkar performing solo slide guitar along with the documentary screening of Walking: The Wisdom of the Road by Michael Oesch. Tickets include dinner at Govinda’s in Toronto.
September 21st – Rhitom Sarkar and the Ferriers perform at Faith Presbyterian Community Church. in Toronto
September 27th – Small World Music Centre in Toronto presents Rhitom Sarkar and Rakae Jamil.
*Here’s a video clip from last year’s show at Small World.
You can look at the Indo Canadian facebook public group page here for the latest information:
If you’re having trouble getting the info, drop me a note or a comment and I’ll put you in touch with Michael.
We’ll be at the Sept.7th and 14th events for sure – I can’t wait!