Monash Asia Institute presents Rasan Piya, a documentary by Niharika Popli on the life of renowned Hindustani classical vocalist, Ustad Abdul Rashid Khan (pictured), who represented the 16th generation of Miyan Tansen’s lineage. He continued to compose, teach, travel and perform across all of India until he passed away in February 2016 at the age of 107 years.
This is the story of an extraordinary musician, poet & teacher; of someone who preserved & added much to an ancient Indian artform; & of a brave man who overcame his physical limitations to create beautiful music & inspire a whole generation of musicians & music lovers.
👉👉 Fri 4 Aug, 3pm, Building S, Level 8, Monash Caulfield Campus. RSVP to email@example.com by 31 July.