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Music & Comedy

Zakir Hussain with Niladri Kumar in Concert

South Asia Institute & People of Rhythm Productions Present
Zakir Hussain with Niladri Kumar Multiple Grammy Award winner Zakir Hussain (Shakti, Planet Drum, Tabla Beat Science) is widely considered the most celebrated tabla player around the world. He is also a torchbearer and a pillar of Indian Classical music for over 50 years. For this tour the incredibly gifted young sitarist, Niladri Kumar will join Zakir for a night of Indian classical music and beyond.
Son and student of the legendary drummer Ustad Alla Rakha and like his father before him, Zakir has been elevating the role of the tabla drum and bringing its intricate rhythmic patterns to the most prestigious concert halls and festival main stages across the globe. In addition to collaborating and recording with celebrated musicians such as Ali Akbar Khan, George Harrison, Herbie Handcock, John McLaughlin, Bela Fleck, and The Grateful Dead amongst many others, Zakir always returns to his Indian classical roots with an eagerly awaited US tour where Zakir features the next generation of Indian classical artists.
Helen Bader Concert Hall Date/Time: Friday, November 11, 2022 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. CT
Ticket Pricing – based off seating placement: VIP Front Main Floor (Row A -C) – $100 Main Floor Front (Row D- G) – $75 Main Floor Middle (Row H – M) – $65 Main Floor Rear (Row N – Q) – $55 Balcony Front (Row AA – CC) – $45 Balcony Rear  (Row DD – GG) – $35 fees/tax added at checkout Get Tickets (In Person)


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