“There is something magical about the responsiveness of Indian classical music - I get to engage and have a true conversation with the audience with each note.”


The Drive East Festival

Hidayat Khan: Sitar Concert

Thursday August 15th
8:40pm - 10:00pm

Hidayat Khan is a 7th generation sitar player - hailing from one of the most treasured lineages of Hindustani Classical music.. A sitar player and vocalist well-versed in the ‘Gayaki ang’, a unique rendition where voice blends with the instrument, Hidayat Husain Khan has lent his versatility in several film score compositions and has performed in numerous classical and fusion concerts, independently and in collaboration with such illustrious musical names as Ndugu Chancler, Ronnie Woods, Alicia Keys, Usher, Zakir Hussain, Pete Townshend, Will.I.Am, Jay Z and Darryl Jones.

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