18th All-Night Concert

  • New York Society for Ethical Culture 2 West, 64th Street New York, NY, 10023 United States

A celebration of the birth centenary of Ustad Bismillah Khan and M. S. Subbulakshmi

Online ticket sales are now closed. Tickets can be purchased at the venue.

The All-Night Concert will be streamed live. Click here for Live Stream.


Holders of tickets to the 2017 All-Night concert also may attend the seminars on Bismillah Khan and M. S. Subbulakshmi  held on May 5th at the Chhandayan Center without additional charge.

  • Tickets will be sold online until 2 pm on the day of the concert, May 6th. After that tickets will be available for purchase at the venue starting at 6 pm. We do not take reservation; nor do we mail tickets. All tickets sold online and over the phone will be held under the name of the purchaser at the pick-up counter in the hall from 7 pm on the day of the concert. Tickets will not be handed over to anyone other than the purchaser. Valid photo ID of the purchaser will be required to pick up tickets

  • Unauthorized recording and photography is strictly prohibited.

Our facilities are wheelchair accessible.

Food: Meals, snacks and beverages will be available for purchase at reasonable price with cash only downstairs in the Social Hall of the venue from 6:30 p.m. until early morning. No food and drinks are allowed inside the auditorium.

Parking: There is a 24/7 Icon parking lot adjacent to the Hall, along with a few other parking lots around the hall. The hall is in the Lincoln Center and Central Park neighborhood. Street Parking may also be available. Please read the street signs carefully before parking.

Program:May 6th 8pm - 5:30am (May 7th)
8.00 pmAbhisek Lahiri - Sarod
Subrata Bhattacharya – Tabla
9.15 pmHassan Haider – Sahnai
Dibyarka Chatterjee - Tabla
Roger Lipson – Sahnai
10.30 pmDinner break
11.30 pmTaal-Vadya Kachari
  Viku Vinayakram – Ghatam
  Samir Chatterjee – Tabla
  Selvaganesh – Kanjira
  Swaminathan – Kanjira
  A. Ganeshan – Moorsin
1.00 amVani Sateesh – Vocal
Arun Ramamurthy - Violin
Akshay Anantapadmanabhan - Mridangam
Swaminathan – Kanjira
2.30 amKushal Das – Sitar
Ramdas Palsule – Tabla
4 amArati Ankalikar-Tikekar – Vocal
Samir Chatterjee – Tabla
Kedar Naphade - Harmonium

Click on the photos or text below to see details of the individual performances

This program is partially sponsored by the: