Dr. L. Subramaniam’s Global Fusion project featuring renowned harmonica blues musician Corky Siegel are scheduled to perform on Friday, February 22 at 8:00 PM at Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles.
The concert is part of Skirball’s new music series, “Journeys and Encounters” – which showcases surprising collaborations between musicians of diverse genres. Dr. L. Subramaniam’s Global Fusion combines Carnatic (South Indian) music and Western classical, jazz, and rock.
Started in 1999, Global Fusion has toured to critical praise around the world, each time incorporating different musical cultures and showcasing new guests. For his Skirball concert, Subramaniam will perform with a seven-piece band featuring blues harmonica player Corky Siegel, violinist Ambi Subramaniam (Dr. L. Subramaniam’s son) , keyboardist Chris Rhyne, guitarist Mark Spagna, bassist Jerry Watts, and drummer Joey Heredia.
The ensemble released an album in 1999 titled Global Fusion.