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Scholarship for Tabla Students in India

By | February 16th, 2013|Blog, Events at Taalim|

Rhythm Riders Music Institute Scholarship For nearly 35 years, thousands of students from various socio-economic backgrounds have passed through Pandit Divyang Vakil’s school, Rhythm Riders Music Institute, in Ahmedabad, India.  The basis for admission at Rhythm Riders has always been that the student have a sincere interest in learning and a dedication to their practice. [...]

2012 in Review

By | December 29th, 2012|Blog, Events at Taalim|

2012 was a landmark year for the Taalim School and that's not only because it was our 10 year anniversary. Here are 12 of highlights of 2012. 1) Debut of Taalika as a trio.  Taalika is the world's first female tabla ensemble.  Taalika was specially composed by Guruji (Pandit Divyang Vakil) and is comprised of [...]

December 2012 Events

By | November 13th, 2012|Blog, Events at Taalim|

December 2012 Events at Taalim Join us!  Dec. 6 - 22. FREE Events (RSVP required).  Happy Holidays!   Thursday, Dec. 6, 5pm Taalika performs at Rutgers. Hosted by Dept of African, Middle Eastern & S. Asian Languages/Literatures. Student Center, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ Free, open to the public. Friday, Dec. 7, 8pm “Unravelling the [...]

2012 Summer Tabla Camp

By | May 15th, 2012|Blog, Events at Taalim|

5 Day Summer Tabla Camp June 25 to June 29;  9am - 4pm   The  2012 Summer Tabla Camp is held at our Edison center and the daily schedule is packed with great activities.  If you attended last year's camp, you'll remember how memorable it was!  If this is your first year, you won't want [...]

Taalim School 10th Anniversary!

By | March 4th, 2012|Blog, Events at Taalim|

Taalim School of Indian Music turns 10 this year! 2012 marks Taalim School's 10 year anniversary!  Ten years of music, memories and invaluable teachings by Pandit Divyang Vakil...we look forward to the next 10!

“Nari” – Concert of Music & Dance

By | February 25th, 2012|Blog, Events at Taalim|

"Nari" - Concert of Music & Dance Women in the Performing Arts In observance of National Women’s History Month, we bring you a concert celebrating women in the Indian performing arts! Featuring: All-female tabla ensemble - Taalika, Navatman Dance Company, Kathak Dance by Jin Won, & more. SUNDAY, MARCH 25, 2012  at  6pm The Ailey [...]

Celebrating Women of Tabla!

By | February 15th, 2012|Blog, Events at Taalim|

CELEBRATING WOMEN OF TABLA" The tabla is a male-dominated instrument, and the number of professional female tabla players in the world is slim.  In March, Taalim School will hold a special concert celebrating women percussionists.  The event will coincide with National Women’s History Month, and will be one-of-a-kind in that it will feature only female [...]

2012 Summer Music Study in India

By | January 25th, 2012|Blog, Events at Taalim|


Free Event: “Tabla Accompaniment”

By | January 2nd, 2012|Blog, Events at Taalim|

Free Monthly Workshop Series: "Accompaniment” Workshop<! Participants will learn about compositions played in tabla accompaniment, and the role of Indian rhythms in popular songs. Conducted by professional tabla player and Taalim School musician PRASAD JOSHI. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2011, 5:00pm Taalim School of Indian Music 10 Fox Rd. Edison, NJ 08817 See Prasad Joshi in [...]

“Rhythm in Dance” Workshop

By | October 25th, 2011|Blog, Events at Taalim|

Free Workshop: November 20 at 5pm A fun, entertaining and educational workshop in which participants learn about the musical relationship between Indian percussion (tabla) and the intricate footwork patterns of classical Indian dance (kathak).    All ages will enjoy this workshop conducted by Taalim faculty members: kathak dancer, Jin Won and tabla player, Michael Lukshis. Sunday, [...]