A lovely project last month, working with Shuti Jauhari, Des Oliver, and Ensemble ISIS at Oxford University!
Shruti Jauhari & Ensemble ISIS
Delage’s Quatre poèmes hindous (1912)
A selection of Hindustani works
New Work by Des Oliver
John Traill, conductor
Shruti Jauhari, vocalist
Hannah McDermott, vocalist
Janan Sathiendran, tabla
Rekesh Chauhan, harmonium
Sounds of South Asia Series presents a cross-cultural collaboration between All India Radio artist Dr. Shruti Jauhari, Ensemble ISIS (conductor: John Traill), and British composer Des Oliver. Jauhari sings a collection of Hindustani works, followed by Ensemble ISIS performing Maurice Delage’s Quatre poèmes hindous (1912), a piece influenced by the classical music of India, and sung here by Oxford student Hannah McDermott. The concert ends with a new work by Oliver and performed by Jauhari, Janan Sathiendran on the tabla, and Ensemble Isis.
Tickets £10/£5 on the door | Advanced booking: www.wegottickets.com
Review: Oxford Musician, 2018