Thursday, January 7th, 2010

The fourth concert in the [email protected] series features two of Australia’s finest acoustic guitar ensembles Gypsy Masala and Krzysztof and Selepak.

Prepare to be captivated with this daring and experimental hybrid ensemble that use tone of Spanish guitar with Indian tabla to interpret a mix of western classical and traditional eastern European melodies.

Gypsy Masala and Krzysztof and Selepak each explore the musical heritage of gypsy culture through uniquely styled performances.

The Gypsy Masala musical trio blend distinct cultural rhythms and styles of instrumentation to create a dynamic new sound. Infusing the drama of gypsy flamenco guitar with the passion of traditional Indian tabla playing, this energetic ensemble will captivate audiences. Flamenco guitar virtuoso and composer Tim Andrew performs alongside North Indian tabla master Pranjal Bora, with Alex Borthwick on guitar and Anthony Lindhjem demonstrating harmonic mastery of the six-string bass.

Local guitar duo Krzysztof and Selepak will kick off the evening entertainment. Both outstanding guitarists by international standards, Krzysztof Piotrowicz is Australia's only performer of the Russian seven-string guitar, and Mardae Selepak one of the nation’s finest classical guitar talents. Together they will perform a range of acoustic guitar arrangements that encapsulate the traditions of Russian, Spanish and South America guitar playing.

This intense and romantic musical event takes place on Sunday 10 January 2010 between 5.30pm and 7.30pm at JH Abrahams Reserve, The Avenue, Crawley Foreshore. For more information on the [email protected] concert series or a brochure, contact the City of Subiaco on 9237 9222 or visit the website

Location - Mueller Park, corner Subiaco and Coghlan roads, Subiaco
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Please feel free to include information on this upcoming concert in your public community announcements or media publication and help let the local community know about the wonderful free entertainment being presented. If you would like to arrange an interview or would like more information please contact our media representative, Peter Barlow, on 03 9412 6600 or [email protected]
Peter Barlow
P: 03 9412 6600


The fourth concert in the [email protected] series features two of Australia’s finest acoustic guitar ensembles Gypsy Masala and Krzysztof and Selepak.



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