Next up is twice Grammy-nominated Debashish Bhattacharya - one of the world's greatest slide guitarists who blends Indian classical music with western blues - with 400 free tickets available on Friday, June 7.
Embracing Hawaiian slide guitar from his childhood in the 1960s, Debashish invented a unique style of Hindustani slide guitar and has been performing to audiences for over four decades with his unique blend of Indian ragas and western styles.
A tranquil and then exhilarating musical meditation - The Guardian
Using the centuries-old raga tradition, Bhattacharya takes the listener to a place of deep emotional expression beyond the boundaries of time - Acoustic Guitar Magazine
Tickets must be booked in advance via the Middlesbrough Town Hall website www.middlesbroughtownhall.co.uk/your-visit/classical-music-free-ticket-scheme...or by contacting the Box Office in person or on 01642 729 729.