Five of Australia’s leading jazz and Indian musicians present KAPTURE, a moving musical tribute to South African freedom fighter, Ahmed Kathrada (Nelson Mandela’s cell mate), as recorded on their acclaimed Rufus Records CD.
‘Kapture’ is the long-awaited debut release by one of Australia’s foremost Indian-jazz ensembles featuring Sandy Evans (saxophones), Bobby Singh (tabla), Brett Hirst (bass) and Toby Hall (drums and percussion) with special guest Sarangan Sriranganathan (vocals).
For Parramasala for this extraordinary event you will hear legendary tabla maestro Bobby Singh, transcendent vocalist Sarangan Sriranganathan, passionate saxophonist Sandy Evans, and the lively and imaginative rhythm section of Lloyd Swanton and Toby Hall.
‘Kapture is a masterfully performed fusion of jazz and Indian classical musics’ Joseph Cummins, Musictrust.com.au
‘Bobby Singh’s tabla and the wordless singing of Sarangan Sriranganathan in glorious symbiosis.’ Tony Hillier, The Australian
The music was developed in collaboration with renowned choreographer Liz Lea.