Produced by Gryphon Records

Thursday 26th July: 18:30 – 19:25 2018

 

Lewis Cubitt Square, Stable Street, King’s Cross, London, N1C 4AB<

 

Musician/Artist/Vocalist/Performer Bishi has composed & a Song Cycle of 6 new songs, ‘BISHI: The Good Immigrant’ for Voice Looper, Sitar & Electronics, co-produced with composer & sound designer, Jeff Cook. The music is inspired by ‘The Good Immigrant’, edited by Nikesh Shukla is a collection of essays by 21 BAME writers, ruminating on race & identity in contemporary Britain. Each song is a response to a particular essay in the book, ending with a choral setting of Rabindranath Tagore’s ‘Where The Mind is Without Fear.’

 

Free event

 

 

Bishi

 

Cubitt Sessions are supported by:

 

 

Music: Bishi Bhattacharya

Spoken Word contributions:

Language is an Ocean: Nikesh Shukla

Sade: Salena Godden

The Good Immigrant: Darren Chetty

Lyrics (Let My Country Awake): Rabindranath Tagore

Performed by: Bishi

Sound Design: Jeff Cook

Costume: Rachel Freire