Don’t miss this Rare Opportunity to hear morning ragas performed by world class musicians in a beautiful outdoor setting!
Winter time in the US is music festival time in India! Festival season provides the listener with a chance to hear the best Indian Classical Musicians of today perform in front of knowledgeable and excited audiences. Some of these festivals run for 2 weeks while others feature performances that last until 6:00 AM. Fortunately for… Continue reading Indian Classical Music Appreciation Listening Session #007 Music Festivals of India
SHRII is pleased to announce that Somjit Dasgupta will be providing a surshringar concert on Thursday May 17th, 2018 at 7:00 PM. A student of Pandit Radhika Mohan Maitra and the keeper of over 200 historic and rare instruments, Somjit is one of the few remaining surshringar players in the world trained by one of… Continue reading Somjit Dasgupta on Surshringar with guests Wyetta Bontempo and Naike Swai: Thursday May 17th 7:00 PM
SHRII is pleased to present Christopher Ris (sarod) and Benjy Wertheimer (tabla) on Saturday May 26, 2018 at 7:00 PM. This will be the premier US performance of an early 20th century sarod made by the late Gopal Sharma or his father-in-law Gobardhan Sharma. The Sharmas used to make Sarods for the Royal courts around… Continue reading Christopher Ris on 100 yr old Sarod with Benjy Wertheimer on Tabla
Please join us for an afternoon of Indian Classical Music and Camaraderie. In honor of Mahashivaratri (which occurs on Monday March 4th), we'll be doing a deep dive into ragas (Gunkali, Bhairav, Bhairavi, etc.) and instruments (rudra veena) that somehow relate to Lord Shiva. As with each of these listening sessions, participants will listen to… Continue reading Indian Classical Music Appreciation Listening Session #008 “Alochona Chakra” with Somjit Dasgupta
Morning Ragas with Wyetta Bontempo On Sarod Sunday Aug 6, 2023 10:00 AM Drake Park, Bend, Oregon, USA Cost: FREE Please join us for the soothing vibrations of Indian Classical Music along the banks of the Deschutes River. Inspired by "Beautiful Music in the Park", a not-for-profit organization founded by Ashland's Daniel Sperry in 2023, Wyetta… Continue reading Morning Ragas with Wyetta Bontempo On Sarod
Morning Ragas with Wyetta Bontempo On Surshringar Sunday Aug 13, 2023 10:00 AM Wyetta's Patio, Bend, Oregon, USA Cost: FREE 2615 NE Community Ln Bend, OR 97701 SHRII is pleased to present morning ragas on surshringar featuring Bend multi-instrumentalist Wyetta Bontempo. Considering that there are less than 20 surshringar players worldwide, this is a very rare opportunity to… Continue reading Morning Ragas with Wyetta Bontempo on Surshringar