Experience the electrifying cross-cultural collaboration of Raising Rhythms as Coco’s Lunch and The Sai Brothers unite in a groundbreaking fusion of East and West. A bold exploration of creativity, they forge a distinct language and style that demands an intimate understanding of both traditions. For the first time, witness this captivating performance as it brings together the vocal textures of Coco’s Lunch with the rhythmic energy of The Sai Brothers on mridangam and kanjira.
With Lisa Young’s mastery as a konnakol (South Indian vocal percussion) artist and a shared lineage between Coco’s Lunch and The Sai Brothers, this collaboration unveils a new dimension of artistic expression. Be immersed in beloved works such as Tha Thin Tha from their celebrated album, Misra Chappu, and be spellbound by Young’s award-winning composition, Other Plans, which was recently showcased as the opening choral piece of Bjork’s performance at the Perth International Arts Festival.
Renowned for their rhythmic prowess, South Indian vocal percussion, soulful lyrics and skintight harmonies, this is a must-see show for fans of Coco’s Lunch seeking an expansion of Misra Chappu’s stunning repertoire. Embark on a transcendent musical experience that resonates locally and globally.
Tuesday 14 November 2023 6pm; MRC, Primrose Potter Salon
Duration: 1 hour (no interval) Please note, running times are approximate and subject to change.
TICKETS: Standard $37 ($30 Concession)