Concert by Talavya - Rhythm Riders

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Ambassadors for Indian percussion, Talavya has shared the stage with artists such as Mickey Hart (of Grateful Dead), Shakura S'Aida, Sidi Toure and Cuban Fire. Talavya is touring worldwide with its latest work- Tabla Ecstasy. Previous works include Tabla Taandav, Tabla Tarkhat and Power of Tabla. Talavya and its artists are also available for educational workshops and residencies.

Headed by Tabla Guru Pandit Divyang Vakil, Rhythm Riders Music Productions is a gateway to the world of music and dance. Rhythm Riders allows you to learn Indian music through its music institute, experience music and dance through its talented artists and explore the music and dance through workshops and special projects. Mixing modernity with tradition, Indian music with world music, movement of dance with movement of sound, the performing groups of Rhythm Riders present music that touches the hearts of all. The solo, duo and group compositions of tabla like Tabla Ecstasy offer a contemporary form of Indian classical music that appeals to the masses and maestros. The world fusion band, Taan blends jazz scales with ragas, the dumbek with the sitar and Arabic music with Indian folk music to create an unique global sound, while making audiences jump to their feet. Korean Kathak dancer Won Joung Jin showcases traditional and contemporary forms of the Indian classical dance Kathak through dynamic performances.

Source: http://www.rrmproductions.com/tabla-ensembles/talavya.html