Yearly ACA sponsors exciting performances featuring traditional Indian dance, and music, and workshops, lectures, and demonstrations by acclaimed international and local Indian artists. These programs are sometimes concerts like the Masters of Percussion featuring Tabla Master Zakir Hussain, or exciting dance performances with dancers coming from other Asian countries. Performances feature artists of traditional instruments such as tabla, harmonium, sarod, and tanpura; amazing vocalists, and the rich and exotic dance forms such as Kathak and Bharata- Natyam. Each year is a cornucopia of the rich and vibrant dance and music of India.
Hariprasad Chaurasia, Alla Rakha, Shivkumar Sharma, Dr. BalamuraliKrishnan: 1992 Grammy winner, Zakir Hussain: 1993 Grammy winner, Vishwa Mohan Bhatt and the internationally acclaimed double violinist and vocalist L Shenkar, and several Padam Shri and Sangeet Natak Academy winners.
Since its inception in 1991, ACA has presented over 100 international artists including renowned celebrities such as: