Sitar artist set to perform at Loyola

Aug 27, 2012

Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan will perform sitar music in a concert set Sept. 7 at Loyola University.

The performance, set for 8 p.m. at the Nunemaker Auditorium in Monroe Hall on the Loyola campus, is sponsored by the Indian Arts Circle of New Orleans and Loyola University's College of Music and Fine Arts.

Khan is known for his innovation with the sitar. He will be accompanied by award-winning tabla player Subhajyoti Guha.

Reserved seating is available for $50, general admission is $25 and tickets for Loyola students, faculty and staff are $10. Tickets are available by calling 504-606-5938 or emailing iacno(at) Tickets also will be available at the door 30 minutes before the performance.