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FREEDOM FESTIVAL – DAY 1

August 13 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

FREE

FREEDOM FESTIVAL: Celebrating 75 Years of Independence I Day 01

Celebrating 75 Years of Independence with TWO days of very special music and dance performances. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Unbearable Memories, Unspeakable Histories: The Partitition Anti-Memorial Project

DAY 01 LINEUP:

1PM: DJ Spin Cycle:

Ankur Malhotra: Delhi and Midwest-based record label owner and disc jockey (Playing during intermissions)

2PM: Riyaaz Qawwali:

USA-based, Pakistani Qawwali music ensemble

3PM: Soham Dance Space

4PM: Karsh Kale & Fareed Haque Project featuring special guests Priya Darshini, Max ZT, and surprise guests

USA/India-based percussionist, composer, DJ, and producer, Karsh Kale collaborates with Pakistani Chilean Chicagoan, Fareed Haque, noted jazz guitarist, composer, and music professor. Joined by special guests Grammy-nominated vocalist Priya Darshini and dulcimer wizard and House of Waters band leader, Max ZT.

THIS IS A FREE EVENT, REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Presented in conjunction with South Asia Institute’s current exhibition “Unbearable Memories, Unspeakable Histories: Partition Anti-Memorial Project”

Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Website:
https://www.saichicago.org/calendar/sai-freedom-festival-day-01

Organizer

South Asia Institute
Phone:
(312) 929 - 3911
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Venue

South Asia Institute
1925 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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