Bach Meets Bollywood

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Sunday, August 18 | 4:00 PM

Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy Lindner Theatre; Cincinnati, OH

The A Little Afternoon Musik series is sponsored by
Rosemary & Mark Schlachter and Irv & Melinda Simon

Additional guest artists TBA

This concert is included in the Festival Pass and the Flex Pass Subscription options.
Single Tickets: $40 for Adults, $10 for Students, Free for Children Under 13
*$3 ticketing fee on single tickets
General Admission Seating; Festival and Flex Pass holders receive preferred seating.

For part two of our deep dive into Indian music, we explore the connection of Indian ragas to the music of Bach and Beethoven with music from Mumbai’s Hindi cinema, or ‘Bollywood’, works by local composer Kanniks Kannikeswaran, and arrangements of traditional Indian music by Vidita Kanniks. Hindi cinema is one of the largest centers for film production in the world, selling over 340 million tickets in India in 2019.

Approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes without intermission

From Bollywood:
MYCHAEL DANNA
Theme from Monsoon Wedding

RAAM LAXMAN
“Kabootar Ja Ja” from Maine Pyar Kiya

A.R. RAHMAN
Jai-Ho from Slumdog Millionaire 

The Bach Connection:
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
Cantata BMV 29
Sinfonia

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
Magnnificat
Et Exultavit Spiritus Meus

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH, arr. Vidita Kanniks
Badinerie

Ragas:
KANNIKS KANNIKESWARAN
Raga Latangi
 
Arr. Vidita Kanniks
Raga Gurjari Todi
 
Arr. Vidita Kanniks
“Yeh Zindagi Usi Ki Hai” from the film Anarkali

The Beethoven Connection:
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
String Quartet No. 8 in E Minor
I. Allegro
 
KANNIKS KANNIKESWARAN
Ashtanga Yoga

KANNIKS KANNIKESWARAN
Chaturang Tarana

Concert Sponsor

Lucy Allen

Watch: Vidita Kanniks performs Bach’s Badinerie

Vidita Kanniks Sponsor
Guy Wolf and Jane Misiewicz

Music Sponsor
Sijie Dai & Michael Mui

Event Supporter
Available for $500

Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy Lindner Theatre

11525 Snider Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45249
Complimentary parking is available onsite.

Date

Aug 18 2024

Time

4:00 pm

Location

Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy Lindner Theatre

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