Live from the Mansion Christylez Bacon & Nistha Raj

Mansion at Strathmore

Live from the Mansion with Host Christylez Bacon Episode 7: Christylez Bacon & Nistha Raj

Grammy-nominated hip-hop artist Christylez Bacon is known for his beatboxing, rhyming, and story-telling skills. This collaboration with violinist Nistha Raj offers a contemporary take on classical Hindustani music. Together, this adventurous duo creates something totally fresh. It’s an edgy, innovative amalgam that draws on their diverse heritages with the goal of bridging cultural divide

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About Live from the Mansion Live from the Mansion is a virtual concert series that brings inspiring music and insightful conversation together in the Mansion at Strathmore. Each week, host Christylez Bacon joins us for performances in a variety of genres and helps us get to know some of the best artists from the DC area—all from Strathmore’s renowned Artist in Residence program. Tune into Strathmore’s Facebook page Wednesdays at 7:30 pm to catch the premiere of each episode.

About Host Christylez Bacon Grammy-nominated progressive hip-hop artist Christylez Bacon—with his inimitable style and magnetic personality—is a dynamic member of the Washington, DC music community. With a mission towards cultural acceptance and unification through music, Bacon is constantly pushing the envelope: whether it be with Beatbox Remix, the cross-cultural collaborative music video series he founded featuring guest artists from diverse musical genres, or his education performances for young people.

Strathmore’s Virtual Programming is supported by AARP Maryland.