Oregon Culture Nights: Rajisthani and Hindusthani Music with Nisha Joshi
Thursday, August 18 at 6:00pm
Museum of Natural and Cultural History, Courtyard
1680 E 15th Avenue, Eugene, OR
Join us for a celebration of Oregon's living traditions featuring performances and demonstrations from master artists. Pack a picnic and your lawn chair and grab a friend to enjoy a night of heritage performances in the museum courtyard.
Nisha Joshi is a master artist in Rajasthani folk and Hindustani classical musical traditions. In India, she regularly performed both styles on Delhi radio and television. Her first apprenticeship award in Oregon was in 1997, but she also runs the Portland-based Swaranjali Academy of Indian Music, and teaches vocal, harmonium, sitar, and tabla lessons from her home.
Included with regular admission; free for MNCH members and UO ID card holders. Show your Oregon Trail or other EBT card for an admission discount.
Oregon Culture Nights showcase the work of master artists from the Traditional Arts and Apprenticeship Program, an initiative of the museum's Oregon Folklife Network.
This season's outdoor events are subject to change based on the weather. Please visit mnch.uoregon.edu for the most current information.