Debashish Bhattacharya's Modern India

Sunday, September 15, 2013 - 7:30pm

Seated show

Debashish Bhattacharya's Modern India

Debashish Bhattacharya's MODERN INDIA is a ground-breaking global roots band, featuring India's master slide guitarist in a contemporary group setting with acoustic guitar, bass, tabla, drums and the extraordinary vocals of his teenage daughter Anandi Bhattacharya. Debashish's unique arrangements modernize classical melodies and rhythms with multiple levels of percussion and lightning-fast group unison solos. Debashish will be joined by his brother Subhasis Bhattacharya on tabla, his daughter Anandi Bhattacharya on vocals, Bumpy on bass and Americans Jeff Sipe (drums) and Adam del Monte (acoustic guitar).

Ticket options and info

  • On sale date: now
  • Phone: 612-338-2674 ext 0 between 12 noon and 4pm ($2 fee per ticket)
  • In person: From a Cedar volunteer in the front lobby during events (no fee; cash, check, credit card), Depth of Field (no fee; cash or check only), or Electric Fetus (approximately $2 fee)
  • Online: Ticketweb (typically $2--$3 fee/ticket) (click on red Buy Tickets button at top of this page)
  • The Cedar is an all ages venue
  • Students with ID, seniors over 65, and children under 12 may purchase tickets at a discount at the door.
Debashish Bhattacharya
Debashish Bhattacharya is undoubtedly one of the greatest slide guitarists in the world, having contributed to the guitar idiom a new standard and style of playing, aided by his innovative Hindustani slide guitars. In the course of a performance career of...

Major Funders

The McKnight FoundationTarget

Minnesota State Arts BoardThis activity is funded, in part, by the Minnesota State Arts Board through the arts and cultural heritage fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund, and a grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation Minnesota