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Composer: Thacker, Simon

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NationalityUnited Kingdom
Period20th century
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Simon Thacker's Svara-Kanti in Edinburgh

Simon Thacker's Svara-Kanti
Symposium Hall is a new 158-seat church conversion venue in Edinburgh’s attractive Hill Square. Its mix of tradition and newness made a fitting venue for the final date in Svara-Kanti’s UK tour. Encoded in the name (svara = sound/notes and kanti = beauty) is the group’s raison d’être; the new territory to be found in the marriage of Indian and Western instruments and traditions.
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