El Taller Latino Americano
Music, Art, and Language en El Barrio

Event Calendar

Back to All Events

SADHANA: Classical Ragas & Talas from India

Paul Livingstone and Hom Nath Upadhyaya are performing dynamic concerts of Indian raga music this spring across the US, Mexico and Canada. Paul is one of the leading sitarists in America today and a direct disciple of world music icon Pt. Ravi Shankar and master sarodist Pt. Rajeev Taranath. Paul will be accompanied by Hom Nath a master tabla player from Katmandu, Nepal, senior disciple of the legendary Ustad Ahmedjaan Thirakwa among others.

Paul and Hom Nath are releasing a new recording of devotional classical ragas this March called SADHANA and releasing the recording worldwide. The majority of the concerts will feature Palu's sitar solo with Hom Nathji on tabla. In addition there will be a select handful of concerts on the tour featuring Nepali dance by Mamta Upadhyaya and a few special jugalbandi programs with Paul's senior gurubhai Partho Sarathy, one of India's leading sarodists from Kolkata. 

Here are videos from a concert at California Institute of the Arts: http://tanpura.com/Videos.htm or for more information on Hom Nath Upadhyaya go to http://homnathtabla.com/ 
 

Later Event: April 28
Julio Santillán