CLASSICAL — Carnatic vocalist Bangalore Sri S. Shankar sings during a performance at Cleveland State University’s Waetjen Auditorium on April 11, 2012 as part of Cleveland’s 35th annual Thyagaraja Festival. The 12-day festival, which is a celebration of classical Indian music, is the largest of its kind outside India. Photo by Brandon Blackwell @CapturedCLE

CLASSICAL — Carnatic vocalist Bangalore Sri S. Shankar sings during a performance at Cleveland State University’s Waetjen Auditorium on April 11, 2012 as part of Cleveland’s 35th annual Thyagaraja Festival. The 12-day festival, which is a celebration of classical Indian music, is the largest of its kind outside India. Photo by Brandon Blackwell @CapturedCLE