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Diwali Concert with Taalim School

By | November 13th, 2015|

Experience the classical performing arts of India and celebrate Diwali - the Indian festival of lights with the professional and youth artists of the Taalim School of Indian Music.  The evening starts off with high-energy drumming by the Taalim Youth Ensemble. Then the mood switches to the graceful, beautiful and rhythmic choreography of acclaimed kathak dancer Jin [...]

Sunset Concert by Taalim at Riverside Clay Tennis Association

By | August 22nd, 2015|

Taalim School is thrilled to be at the Riverside Clay Tennis Association this summer for their annual FREE summer concert serieson the tennis lawn overlooking the Hudson River at 97th Street presenting Nritya Raag Taal - dance, melody, and rhythm of North India.

Pradhanica at Princeton Festival of the Arts (New Jersey Debut)

By | June 27th, 2015|

We're thrilled to announce the New Jersey debut of the full Pradhanica show and ensemble at the Princeton Festival of the Arts.

Pledge for Practice Recital 2015

By | March 28th, 2015|

Join us in celebrating the efforts of our students participating in our annual Pledge for Practice with this recital. Pledge for Practice is a 6 week fundraising event where students committed to a certain amount of practice each day in order to raise money to support artists in India from financially disadvantaged backgrounds.

Tabla Duet at NY Weekend of Percussion

By | February 14th, 2015|

Taalim's Tabla Duet, comprised of Mike Lukshis and Kaumil Shah, will perform in the Showcase Concert at the annual PAS KosA NYU Weekend of Percussion in New York.

Talavya @ OU World Music and Dance Festival

By | October 11th, 2014|

Globe-trotting Indian percussion ensemble brings the Indian beat to Athens, Ohio as part of Ohio University's World Music and Dance Festival. Talavya will be the featured performer at the closing concert on Saturday night. Other performers include Mark Stone, Nii-Tete Yartey, Azaguno, New Chords on the Block, New Directions, OU African Ensemble and the OU Percussion Ensemble.

Talavya in Brooklyn

By | September 17th, 2014|

After numerous shows in Manhattan, globe-trotting tabla ensemble Talavya returns to New York City to play in Brooklyn for the first time.

Tabla Solo by Mike in Brooklyn

By | August 6th, 2014|

Come hear Mike Lukshis, disciple of Pandit Divyang Vakil, perform a tabla solo in Brooklyn.

Taalim in RCTA Sunset Concert Series

By | June 28th, 2014|

Taalim returns to Riverside Clay Tennis Association tennis lawns for their Sunset Concert Series with an Indian classical performance on the sitar and tabla. Here the melodies of Indro Roy-Chowdhury (sitar) and rhythms of Mike Lukshis (tabla) in this FREE concert on the tennis lawn at 97th Street while watching the sun set over the Hudson River.

3 Reasons to Attend a Sitar / Tabla Concert in New York City

By | June 24th, 2014|Blog, Events at Taalim|

In New York City, the options are endless - be it in restaurants, museums, concerts, or gatherings.  There can always be something to do or see, especially when it comes to entertainment.  On any given day, you'll find dozens of options in live music, theatre, comedy, and dance! Add the summer sun and weekends, and the [...]