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Philip Glass and Pacific Symphony present collaboration with Ravi Shankar - Passages at Carnegie Hall / Brooklyn Vegan

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As you may know, Philip Glass has been celebrating his 80th birthday year by holding the ‘Richard and Barbara Debs Composer's Chair' position for Carnegie Hall‘s 2017-2018 season, curating concerts at the historic NYC venue. On Saturday, April 21, he'll present what appears to be the final concert in the series. Pacific Symphony will be performing "Meetings Along the Edge" from Philip Glass' 1990 collaboration with Ravi Shankar, Passages. They're also performing Shankar's Concerto No. 3 for Sitar and Orchestra and the New York premiere of Glass' The Passion of Ramakrishna. Pacific Symphony will be joined by a few guests, including Ravi Shankar's daughter Anoushka Shankar. Anoushka, is also center stage when she performs his Concerto No. 3 for Sitar and Orchestra with the Orange County–based Pacific Symphony, led by its music director of 28 seasons, Carl St.Clair.

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