Three-day festival focuses on Indian music

Curtis Chan
September 25, 2014

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A three-day music festival focused on Indian music begins at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 26, at Eisenhower Chapel on the Penn State University Park campus.

Hosted by the Society for Indian Music and sponsored by the University Park Allocation Committee, the Happy Valley Indian Music Festival will feature six different musicians performing between Sept. 26 and 28.

Performances will include the flute, sarod (a stringed instrument resembling a lute), sitar (a stringed instrument), tabla (hand/finger drums), pakhavaj (a barrel two-headed drum), harmonium (reed organ) dilruba (bowed instrument) and voice.

Information on tickets, artists, times and venues can be found at http://sites.stat.psu.edu/~mharan/HVIMFFlier.pdf.

Last Updated September 25, 2014