Alliance Francaise of Hyderabad and Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad, in association with Taj Deccan, Seagram's 100 Pipers, and the Public Affairs US Consulate General Hyderabad, is presenting World Music Day 2010
on 19th June, at Taj Deccan. The one-day event will feature several music programs starting from 5:00pm till 10:30pm.
A jazz concert, with Holger Jetter on the electric violin and Mishko M'Ba on the piano, is scheduled for 7pm.
Holger Jetter studied Western classical music at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg, Austria. He was a co-founder of the Modern String Quartet, and has played at about 1,000 jazz concerts. He has accompanied Joan Baez, Mercedes Sosa and Konstantin Wecker, and recorded and performed with jazz musicians of the likes of Charlie Mariano.
Bassist and composer Mishko M'Ba studied Western classical music at Toulouse, and focused later on jazz and rock. He has performed with Ray Charles, Charles Aznavour and Didier Lockwood. M?Ba is a permanent member of the Reunion (a French island in the Indian Ocean) band Zishkakan and the Paris ensemble Elexir with Raoul de Souza. He shuttles residences between Reunion and Puducherry.
Entry to the concert is by free passes, available at Alliance Francaise (West Marredpally), Goethe Zentrum (Nampally), Walden (Begumpet, Banjara Hills) and Kalakriti Art Gallery (Banjara Hills). Please contact Alliance Francaise at 2770-0734 or Goethe-Zentrum at 6552 6443/2324 1791 for passes and further details.