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PIAF: Maru Tarang

Thursday 25th February / posted by Chris Wheeldon

A first at this years Perth International Arts Festival, is Jeff Lang and Bobby Singh's Maru Tarang, a unique collaboration between two hemispheres, cultures and musical histories.

Maru Tarang performs a repertoire spanning ancient Rajasthani folk songs, re-imagined through Australian roots music and seminal blues by Robert Johnson, enriched with Indian flavours and soulful expressions, through deep, original and fiery improvisations.

Jeff Lang chats us through the stylistic elements of the show, and gives us a sample of this original take on often unrelated genres.

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