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Rubin Museum of Art: Spiral Music
Rubin Museum of Art

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  • Today: 11 a.m - 9 p.m.

  • The museum is closed on Christmas, Thanksgiving, and New Year's Day.

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Spiral Music

Spiral Music presents acoustic music every Wednesday evening at the base of the museum's spiral staircase. Artists who specialize in music from the Himalayas and South Asia are invited to forge a connection between their music and the art in the galleries.


Unwind on Wednesdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m., during Himalayan Happy Hour, complete with special menu discounts.


See the recent article about Spiral Music in The New York Times here!

Jimmy Lopez + Joe Tisdall

Wednesday July 30, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Jimmy Lopez (percussion) + Joe Tisdall (guitarist)

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Max ZT

Wednesday August 6, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Max ZT (dulcimer)

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Roshni Thompson + Camila Celin

Wednesday August 13, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Roshni Thompson (tabla) + Camila Celin (sarod)

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Wednesday August 20, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Sumie Kaneko (koto, shamisen, vocal)
Nobuko Miyazaki (shinobue/flute)

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Indrajit Roy-Chowdhury + Sanjib Pal

Wednesday August 27, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Indrajit Roy-Chowdhury (sitar)
Sanjib Pal (tabla)

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Nana Simopoulos + Café Da Silva

Wednesday September 3, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Nana Simopoulos (sitar) + Café Da Silva (percussion)

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Yael Acher-Modiano + Jacob Melchior

Wednesday September 10, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Yael Acher-Modiano (flute)
Jacob Melchior (percussion)

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Premabhumi Duo

Wednesday September 17, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Premabhumi Duo: 
Gian Luigi Diana (sitar)
Tripp Dudley (tabla)

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Max ZT

Wednesday September 24, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Max ZT (dulcimer)

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