Tabla maestro Ustad Zakir Hussain and Shillong Chamber Choir (SCC) performed together for the first time at a fund-raiser event — Equation 2013: A Fundraiser For Equality, organized by bollywood actor Rahul Bose for his non-profit organisation ‘The Foundation’ at the Trident Hotel in Mumbai on March 1.
The hour-long recital featured opera, Bollywood favourites, a tabla-piano jugalbandi, and a solo by the Zakir Hussain on three percussion instruments. Adding more grace to celebrate the occasion, the Choir sang their latest three brand new compositions.
The Shillong Chamber Choir, which won reality show “India’s Got Talent” in 2010, is led by Neil Nongkynrih. The live concert DVD is expected to be released soon.