Join us for the NYC premiere of the full length performance of Pradhanica. BUY TICKETS HERE Pradhanica explores the sonic and narrative possibilities of rhythm through dance and music. Dizzying spins, fast-paced footwork, immersive emotions, and dynamic drumming come together in this contemporary presentation of the Indian classical dance form of Kathak. In Pradhanica, named [...]
We're thrilled to announce the New Jersey debut of the full Pradhanica show and ensemble at the Princeton Festival of the Arts.
The Indian subcontinent is overflowing with instruments of all shapes and forms. Certain instruments are used in a variety of musical forms and over a large geographic area, while others are well-known in a specific region for a particular style of music. Through innovations by Indian maestros with regards to playing techniques and/or modifications to [...]
Taalim is thrilled to be a part of of the 2014 PAS KOSA NYU Weekend of Percussion! This 2 day FREE event is is “15 hours of percussion clinics, concerts, and competitions from the hottest percussionists, drummers, and industry heads in the country….” Pradhanica, our Kathak dance and world drum ensemble, will be conducting a workshop/ performance on the Application of Indian Rhythms [...]
Introducing...the unprecedented all-female tabla ensemble, Taalika. Taalika consists of Jin Won of South Korea, Sejal Kukadia of NY, and Heena Patel of Toronto. The three come together to present a classical tabla trio which was composed especially for them by Guruji, Pandit Divyang Vakil. Taalika recently performed in India in the summer of 2011 [...]