SATURDAY 16 OCTOBER 2021
This event is apart of the Darbar Festival 2021, from the 16th to the 24th of October.
The essential all-singing, all-dancing guide to everything you wanted to know about raga and tala music but were afraid to ask. Satisfaction guaranteed.
This course aims to demystify the traditions and practices that are central to this most ancient and evolved of classical musical traditions. Aimed at complete beginners, it is also useful for those with some knowledge of Indian or European classical music.
Sukhdeep Dhanjal, a dynamic tabla teacher starts the course with demystifying Indian rhythmic cycles known as talas. Harmeet Virdee, one of the UK’s finest sitar players, provides insights into raga music.
Sat 16 and Sun 17 October 2021 at 14:00 to 17:30 each day
14:00 - 15:30 Taal and the Tabla
15:30 - 16:00 Break
16:00 - 17:30 Demystifying Ragas
14:00 - 15:30 Stages of a concert performance