No music experience necessary as this guided listening session is designed for the lay person to better understand and appreciate North India classical music. What is raga and tala? What should you be listening for? Vocalist and educator Samarth Nagarkar will answer these questions and more with the help of recordings and videos of the masters, taking participants through the different parts of a concert and numerous styles.
Hailed as "extraordinary" (DownBeat Magazine) and "most enchanting" (NPR All Things Considered), vocalist and composer Ganavya is known for singing "with aching emotional intensit" (JazzTimes).
In this specially curated event co-presented by Brooklyn Raga Massiveand the Rubin Museum of Art, she will finally present her much awaited debut album: Aikyam: Onnu.
This will be a traditional Indian Classical "Jugalbundi" with Sarod, Sitar, and Tabla. The performers are steeped in the tradition, having spent many decades learning from some of the great Masters
The Brooklyn Raga Massive (BRM) 6th Anniversary Party is a celebration of Creativity, Tradition, and Community. A grand event in one Brooklyn's iconic venues, Pioneer Works, BRM will present 3 world class acts and over a dozen artists.