LIAF 2012 In pictures

  Wow! what a success August’s London International Arts Festival [LIAF] was! A product of 18 months of creative manoeuvre by festival curator Jyotsna Srikanth helped LIAF establish as the youngest and the most eclectic arts festival of London. Drawing audiences from Dundee to East of Essex and filling a 674 capacity venue was a […]

December, 2012

Happy to note that the two music workshops on Annamacharya [AD 1408-1503] and Purandara Dasa [AD 1484–1564] were very well received. We had participants from across a wide area – Swiss, France and of course Redbridge and the surrounding Eastham – apart from Reading. 9 compositions were taught and the learning sessions ended with workshop […]

June 2013

Aradhana & Composers Day Celebrations July 20th, 2013 Venue: Isaac Newton Academy Hall [next to Ilford Sports Club], 1 Cricklefield Place, Ilford, IG1 1FY. Plenty of parking spaces available. Tickets available here.

May 2013

Aradhana Celebrations on July 20th and London International Arts Festival in November 2013 is keeping us busy this year in the midst of a few other education activities like Carnatic music examinations and publishing the book ‘Carnatic Music for Dummies’. Aradhana and Composers day is being celebrated on Saturday, July 20th, 2013 at Isaac Newton […]

Aradhana Celebrations July 2013

Aradhana Celebrations on July 20th and London International Arts Festival in November 2013 is keeping us busy this year in the midst of a few other education activities like Carnatic music examinations and publishing the book ‘Carnatic Music for Dummies’. Come let us celebrate music. Aradhana and Composers day is being celebrated on Saturday, July […]

October 2012

At Womex, Greece. October, 2012 Womex was fun, productive networking and full of inspiring world music. This year we were a bit weary of representing ourselves at Greece’s picturesque and sunny Thessaloniki due to bad press and media Europe wide. While some of the seasoned promoters and world-class festivals had big stands, we were a […]

Diwali 2012

Happy to note that the two workshops focusing on the compositions of the South Indian Composers, Annamacharya [AD 1408-1503] and Purandara Dasa [AD 1484–1564] were very well received. We had participants from across a wide area – Swiss, France and of course Redbridge and the surrounding Eastham – apart from Reading. 9 compositions were taught […]