Shivkumar Sharma and Sarvar Sabri – Poster

Series nameEarly Performances

This A4 colour poster provides details of a performance by renowned Indian santoor player Shivkumar Sharma accompanied by Sarvar Sabri on tabla. The performance was held at Hounslow Civic Centre on 19 July 1985. The poster also features an image of Shivkuamr Sharma.

Date of Creation / Publication1985
CreatorHounslow Arts and Recreation
Associated Person/ OrganisationSabri, Sarvar
Collection and Reference NumberSarvar Sabri Collection (GB 2661 SS)
Catalogue NumberSS/EP/1
CopyrightThe Creator and/ or the associated person or organisation where applicable.
Access to originalsThe originals belong to Sarvar Sabri.
Series notesThe digital items in this grouping consist of four posters advertising solo performances by Sarvar Sabri. Hailing from a musically renowned family, Sabri began playing the tabla as a young boy before coming to the UK and accompanying UK-based top classical Indian dancers touring around the UK and Europe. He went on to become a world-renowned percussionist in his own right, and is in great demand as a soloist, fusionist and accompanist.
Collection notesThe digital material in the Sarvar Sabri Collection features colour and black and white photographs, performances flyers, CD album sleeves, posters as well as newspaper and magazine articles. In addition, items relating to performances and recordings by the Sabri Ensemble are also included.