THE SACHAL ENSEMBLE - Song of Lahore at Berklee Performance Center

THE SACHAL ENSEMBLE - Song of Lahore
Sunday, October 29, 7:30 pm
136 Massachusetts Ave., Boston
$48, $37, $32, $28
Reserved seating

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Pakistan’s classical virtuosos The Sachal Jazz Ensemble emerged in 2011 with an ambitious recording covering Western jazz standards on traditional instruments. Their unusual angle on Paul Desmond’s “Take Five” went viral, earning them worldwide recognition and an invitation from Wynton Marsalis to perform at Lincoln Center. In this cross-cultural, genre-bending concert, works by Mancini, Brubeck, and Grusin blend with Pakistani traditions on sitar, flute, sarangi, and tablas, capturing music as the universal language, a bridge across divides and between cultures. 

Boston Debut

Song of Lahore, The Sachal Ensemble Film Screening
Presented by Belmont World Film 
Monday, October 23, 7:30pm 
Studio Cinema, 376 Trapelo Rd, Belmont, MA 02478
World Music/CRASHarts mailing list members receive a $2 discount on all ticket prices (online and at the door) with the code WMCA2017, subject to availability.

Song of Lahore follows the story of The Sachal Ensemble on their journey from Pakistan to New York City to perform with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Film screening tickets available here

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The Sachal Ensemble performs Song of Lahore live in Boston 10/29


Sachal Studios' Take Five Official Video


Song of Lahore Official Trailer 1 (2015) - Music Documentary HD