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40 Million Feet (Eliot Schoolyard Concerts)

Presented by Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts at Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts, Boston MA

Jul 11 2021
40 Million Feet (Eliot Schoolyard Concerts)

Nepalese sarangi joins acoustic guitar in a lyrical meeting of two worlds

On a sunny day in October 2017, Shyam Nepali was walking along the Charles River and noticed Charlie Giargiari playing guitar on a bench by a waterfall. Shyam quickly ran home and got his Nepalese sarangi for an impromptu improvisational jam. And so began 40 Million Feet. 40 Million Feet is the approximate distance from Boston to Kathmandu, Nepal. NPR’s Tiny Desk Concerts said, “The blend between the unlikely pair of instruments is something magical, effortlessly capturing the essence of

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Concertgoers must bring their own seating. Any public health guidelines then in place will be enforced. No dogs, please. The concerts are free. Your donations support the series. Pre-registration required:


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Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts

24 Eliot Street, Boston, MA 02130


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