Sitar Visually – Flyer

Series nameClassical

This grey and white flyer advertises a sitar performance by Baluji Shrivastav at the Purcell Room, Royal Festival Hall, in London. The event was entitled ‘Sitar Visually’, and was held on 4 September 2000. Baluji’s performance included digital image projection in the background by “Duende” and tabla accompaniment by Sirish Kumar.

Date of Creation / Publication2000
CreatorSouth Bank Centre
Associated Person/ OrganisationShrivastav, Baluji
Collection and Reference NumberBaluji Shrivastav Collection (GB 2661 BS)
Catalogue NumberBS/CL/16
Access to originalsThe originals are located with Baluji Shrivastav
Series notesA self-taught and trained classical musician, Baluji Shrivastav plays the sitar, dilruba, surbahar, harmonium and tabla, to name but a few. He has led the musical accompaniment to many of the world's leading Indian classical dancers both in Europe and in the subcontinent and continues to perform solo and ensemble concerts.

The digitised items in this section include CD and cassette sleeves, and a selection of concert flyers and posters of Baluji's classical music concerts held around the world.
Collection notesThe digitised material in the Baluji Shrivastav Collection falls into several categories relating to Baluji's work: classical music, new music, fusion, education, and theatre. The digitised items include photographs, concert flyers and posters, extracts of theatre programmes and education related documents.