Admission : $55.00
Doors Open: 7:00 PM
A.R. Rahman, the man behind some of the most stunning movie soundtracks ever composed (TIME), is coming to the Shrine Auditorium with a concert that features songs in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and English, highlighting his gift for making fusions sound natural (The New York Times). Rahman's works are notable for integrating Eastern classical music with electronic sounds, traditional orchestral arrangements, and elements from music genres from around the world. He has won two Academy Awards, two Grammy Awards, a Golden Globe, a BAFTA, and numerous other awards for his work on films including Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours, and Elizabeth: The Golden Age, among countless others.
A.R.Rahman (born Jan 6, 1967) is an Indian film composer, record producer, musician and singer. His film scoring career began in the early 1990s. He has won twenty five Filmfare Awards, four National Film Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe, two Grammys and two Academy Awards.
Working in India's various film industries, international cinema and theatre, by 2003, Rahman, in a career spanning over a decade, has sold more than 100 million records of his film scores and soundtracks worldwide, and sold over 200 million cassettes, making him one of the world's all-time top selling recording artists.
Time Magazine has referred to him as the "Mozart of Madras" and several Tamil commentators have coined him the nickname Isai Puyal ( English: Music Storm).