Debashish Bhattacharya with Steve Sklar and Johnna Morrow

Friday, October 12, 2012 - 8:00pm

Seated show

Debashish Bhattacharya

Indian slide guitar maestro Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya returns to The Cedar for an evening of spellbinding music performed by Debashish on three innovative Hindustani slide guitars of his own devising: the Chaturangui, the Gandharvi and the ukulele-sized Anandi. Debashish will be performing with brother Subhasis on tabla and daughter Sukanya on vocals and tamboura. Ancient and beautiful music, executed flawlessly.

Local duo Steve Sklar and Johnna Morrow open, bringing a unique mix of singing, throatsinging, didgeridoo, flutes, and guitars.

The Cedar is now air-conditioned for your year-round comfort!

Ticket options and info

  • On sale date: now
  • Phone: 612-338-2674 ext 2 ($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 (small fee)
  • Online: Ticketweb (fees apply) (click on red Buy Tickets button at top of this page)
  • All Cedar shows are all ages.
  • Students with ID 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...
Steve Sklar and Johnna Morrow
Johnna and Steve are the former leaders of the ensembles Little Green Men, Big Sky, and the Overtone Orchestra, now performing as a duo.

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