The Sound Platter Ep. 1: 1 March 2017

Burnt Garlic presents The Sound Platter

Announcing the pilot event on Wednesday 1st March 2017 with a duo from Germany and India: Matthias Muller & Sukanya Bhattacharya.

The event will showcase the spirit of creativity with a mixture of songs and conversation. The 60 minute live show open to an audience of 50 people will be shot, edited and presented in a short format broadcast on YouTube and Facebook. The intention of this show is to tell the stories behind musicians, what drives their passion for music and their relationship with the city of Kolkata. We’ll be exploring the landscapes of Jazz, Blues & Bavarian and Indian Folk music.

Venue: Burnt Garlic *
Address: Priya Cinema, 95, Rash Behari Ave, Manoharpukur, Kalighat, Kolkata, West Bengal 700029
Phone: 033 6545 7145
Event timing: 8PM – 9PM

* Burnt Garlic is a fully serviced bar and kitchen. Venue capacity is 50 so please come on time for a good seat.

About the musicians:

Matthias Müller (Guitar; Composer, Arranger)

Matthias is a graduate of the College of Music at Sulzbach-Rosenberg, and studied classical and jazz guitar as well as composition and arranging at the Munich Guitar Institute and the Grove School of Music in Los Angeles. Over the several decades of his musical career, he has toured internationally and played in many styles; he frequently composes music for film and television.

Matthias’ compelling interest in Indian classical music led him to study Carnatic Music (South Indian style), affording him opportunities to play and collaborate with some of the finest Indian players of our time, such as Dr. L. Subramaniam, Sivamani, Tanmoy Bose, Bickram Gosh, Debashish Bhattacharya and world music Grammy Award winner Vishwa Mohan Bhatt.

Sukanya Bhattacharya (Vocals)

Lead Vocalist at Debashish Bhattacharya & Calcutta Chronicles, Lead Vocalist at Hatchlings Music.

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About Littlei, producers of The Sound Platter.

Littlei is a production company based in Kolkata, India. The primary focus of the organization is promoting live events within the city and creating a national creative network that includes musicians, artists, photographers, authors, actors, comedians, producers and tech visionaries. Littlei has produced over 400 events in the city since 2008 and has presented its cultural work at industry conferences around the country and in the UK, Germany, Portugal and the Netherlands.