Sacred Drums of India: An Evening of Culturally Rich Music
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The last date listed for Sacred Drums of India was Friday September 30, 2005 / 8:00pm.
Currently at Irvine Barclay Theatre:
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Gravity is no match for Diavolo Dance Theater's daredevils of dance as they leap, fly and spin with power, elegance and a thrill of danger in their acclaimed work Transit Space. Influenced by the documentary Dogtown and Z-Boys, this kinetic, high-flying work explores themes of loss and community while using skate ramps and half-pipes as set pieces to represent an urban environment. Led by Artistic Director Jacques Heim, Diavolo's an internationally renowned modern dance company of dancers, gymnasts, acrobats and athletes. Learn More
Tabla Maestro, Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri from North India; and Ghatam (clay pot) and vocal percussion master, Vidwan T.H. Subash Chandran from South India are joined by two of their brightest disciples, Ganesh Kumar on kanjira (tamborine) and American percussionist Jim Santi Owen on morsing (jaw harp).
Swapanji has been the principal tabla accompanist of Maestro Ali Akbar Khan for over twenty-five years. The preeminent exponent of the Lucknow school of tabla, he is a virtuoso soloist, accompanist, and teacher.
Subashji is one of South India’s most renowned percussionists and teachers. A highly acclaimed exponent of the ghatam, he is also known around the world for konnokol, his dazzling vocal percussion.