2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

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Dosti Music Project / Produced by Bang on a Can's Found Sound Nation

Saturday, March 21
8:00PM - 8:40PM

Russian House
307 E 5th St


The Dosti Music Project is a month-long experiment in border-bridging collaborative creation that brings together ten musicians from Pakistan, India, and the US for a collaborative residency program based at the Atlantic Center for the Arts in Florida, an historic New Orleans neighborhood, and the South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas. Much like its sister project, OneBeat, Dosti (which means friendship in Urdu and Hindi) transcends political barriers through cross-cultural musical collaboration. Produced by Bang on a Can’s Found Sound Nation in Partnership with the US Embassy in Pakistan, Dosti will invite four Pakistanis, four Indians, and two U.S. musicians from a wide variety of traditions — from Sufi singing to electronic beat-making to Appalachian fiddling — to collaboratively write, record, and perform original music, re-invent traditional music, and develop new projects that will make a positive impact on our...

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