Doors l 8:00 p.m.
Show | 8:30 p.m.
BRM RAGA JAM SESSION | 10:00 p.m.
SAMARTH NAGARKAR is a Hindustani classical vocalist, known for his captivating performances and a traditionally rich music. Samarth features in several prominent music festivals and venues around the world. He is Guru and Director of Academic Affairs at Chhandayan Center of Indian Music in New York and frequently presents lectures and master-classes at schools/universities like NYU and MSM. He has two albums titled ‘Pravah’ and ‘Pranali’ and a book, ‘Raga Sangeet’ to his credit. Trained under two of India’s most respected gurus and performers, Ulhas Kashalkar and Dinkar Kaikini, he is a former scholar of the ITC Sangeet Research Academy, Kolkata. Samarth was awarded a Fellowship by the Department of Culture, Government of India and was one of the youngest musicians to be adjudged winner of the prestigious All India Radio National Competitions at 19 years. Pursuing a full-fledged career as a performer, composer, teacher, and author, Samarth is described by critics as one of today’s most prolific performers and a torchbearer to the traditions he represents.
More info at: www.samarthnagarkar.com
*Special announcement for Musicians!* Brooklyn Raga Massive cordially invites you to join us in our ongoing effort to cultivate a home for intercultural musical dialogue. We are happy to offer FREE ENTRY AFTER 10 PM to musicians who come with their instrument and are ready to play! Please come out and engage with one of NYC’s most vibrant and diverse communities of improvising musicians hailing from all over the music world!