Explore the rhythms of India. The class will discuss simple phrases or bols. The bols will be recited and the instructor will guide students to play the drums while reciting the phrases. All levels are welcome to attend. Bring a drum(if you have) and your positive energy to share in this collaboration.
Alan Simon has been playing the Tabla for over a decade. He has been under the tutelage of Ustad Bashir Khan an exponent of the Punjab Gharana and has also learnt from the illustrious Pandit Swapan Chaudhry and Ustad Tari Khan.
His most recent endeavor Alan Simon and Cultural Exchanges, combines traditional Indian music and world music with blues and jazz.