- $20 for one ticket to see Shankar Tucker (up to a $34.41 value)
- When: Friday, November 15, at 7 p.m.
- Where: Marlin Room at Webster Hall
- Section: General-admission standing
- Door time: 6 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees.
- Who is Shankar Tucker? an American clarinet virtuoso who fuses jazz and pop with Indian classical music
- How he got his name: he was christened Shankar as a child by Mata Amrityanandamayi Devi, a humanitarian and spiritual leader whom he met when she was on a U.S. tour
- If the number of views his YouTube channel has gathered in the past year were a state, it would be: Illinois, which has more than 12 million residents
- Where else you can watch his YouTube channel: at the Smithsonian Museum’s exhibition on Indian American Culture
- Other instruments he plays: piano, bass, kanjira, his listeners' heartstrings
Association for India's Development
Established in 1991, AID is a 501(c)(3) non-profit volunteer organization promoting sustainable, equitable, and just development in India. It does this by supporting local grassroots organizations, which help bring electricity to neighborhoods, teach children to read, and empower women to run their own businesses. In addition to its overseas work, AID hosts fundraising events stateside, such as concerts that celebrate Indian culture.