Beyond Borders: Avataar

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Theatre 1308

1308 Edmonton Trail Northeast

Calgary, AB T2E 3K7

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Dynamic World-jazz ensemble that seamlessly melds the music of India, Brazil, and modern jazz with atmospheric landscapes and world grooves.

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"...serpentine grooves, nimble melodies and unending pleasure. The music is intricate without being overbearing and showy, and the result is blissful." - World Music Central

"...stellar compositions executed by surging talent." - Downbeat

"...the music conveys a spiritual quality while remaining infectiously listenable." - Jazziz

Avataar, led by multiple Juno-nominated saxophonist/flutist and composer Sundar Viswanathan, is a dynamic World-jazz ensemble that seamlessly melds the music of India, Brazil, and modern jazz with atmospheric landscapes and world grooves. Cleverly layered and cinematic in scope, the music drives and swirls through a vast sonic palette.

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fn-lavjF3j4

About Beyond Borders

Curated by Frank Rackow, The Beyond Borders series at Theatre 1308 features musicians and ensembles reaching across musical styles, traditions and borders to create new sounds and rhythms. From fusing Indian classical music with jazz, to exploring common elements in klezmer and Arabic music, the series offers new discoveries that will delight, surprise and move audiences.

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Theatre 1308

1308 Edmonton Trail Northeast

Calgary, AB T2E 3K7

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