Bhangra and Bollywood Live!
21 September 2017
On Tuesday 3rd October, SMFA presents a major Bhangra and Bollywood Event at The Deep End, Chatham Maritime, which features top UK Bhangra star, the multi award winning Kuljit Bhamra, described by London Asian Guardian as "One of the most prolific and dedicated Asian music producers to come out of Britain"
Kuljit Bhamra is one of the most inspiring and influential musicians, composers and record producers on the British Asian music scene. He has recently been appointed Artistic Director for the Society Of The Promotion Of New Music (SPNM) and is responsible for programming events during their upcoming season (www.spnm.org.uk)
The event also features Kaykay Chauhan (keyboard) and vocalists Shahid Khan, Rekha Sawhney and Bindi Sagoo (dholak/perc) from the stage musical Bend it Like Beckham. SMFA's Lecturer in Popular Music, Richard Lightman will be joining them on guitar.
There will be a 4.30pm drumming workshop, 5.15 – 6pm Bhangra dance workshop.
Doors open 7pm. Performance 8.30pm Bollywood Band, 9.30pm – Vasda Punjab Bhangra Dancers
Tickets (includes food) from the Gulbenkian: https://thegulbenkian.co.uk/event/bhangra-bollywood-live-with-workshops/