Kirtan with Sitara and Kalyani with Pavan Kumar - register at www.yoganowchicago.com
Cost: $15 Prepay // $20 Door
Sitara & Kalyani with Pavan Kumar are Minneapolis based chant artists, who have been playing together for over six years, and have recently moved into the national scene with their second invitation to BhaktiFest Midwest, and their just released self-titled album, Sitara & Kalyani with Pavan Kumar. At the heart of their music is the message of transformation, connection and liberation.The band is comprised of: Sitara (Susan Shehata) & Kalyani (Colleen Buckman) with Pavan Kumar (Keith Helke), and also features Will Kemperman.
“Tight drum grooves and soulful guitar work provide an earthy texture over which compelling melodies and rich, dignified harmonies shimmy and soar. You won’t want to miss the playful romping and deep longing this group shares in person and on CD.”
~Michael H. Cohen, Dattatreya Kirtan Institute founder
"A kirtan with Sitara and Kalyani with Pavan Kumar is a delight to attend! It is filled with love and true devotion. Their new album captures the sweet energy that they share!"
~Brenda McMorrow~Canadian Devotional Chant Artist