Rubin Museum of Art

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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!

Dawoud + Jimmy Lopez

Wednesday October 22, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Dawoud (sitar)
Jimmy Lopez (percussion)

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Steve Gorn + Ehren Hanson

Wednesday October 29, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Steve Gorn (bansuri)
Ehren Hanson (tabla)

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Steve Booke + Camila Celin

Wednesday November 12, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Steve Booke (guitar) + Camila Celin (sarod)

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Anjana Roy + Polash Gomes

Wednesday November 19, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Anjana Roy (sitar) + Polash Gomes (tabla)

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Jiaju Shen + Yuda Deng

Wednesday December 3, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Jiaju Shen (pipa) + Yuda Deng (guitar)

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Sumie Kaneko + Nobuko Miyazaki

Wednesday December 10, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

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

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Chris Merwin

Wednesday December 17, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Chris Merwin (shakuhachi)

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