World Music Festival Chicago opens with a free concert featuring Zakir Hussain and special guest sitarist Niladri Kumar.
A classical tabla virtuoso of the highest order, Zakir Hussain has established himself as a national treasure in India, as well as in the contemporary world music movement.
This event is part of India Calling!, a three-day celebration of the arts and culture of India. The 2010 India Calling! program is presented by Incredible India and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs. For the full schedule of India Calling! events, click here.