When Music Worlds Collide-
Tue. Aug. 18 at 7:30pm
$12 adv./$15 door seated <21 w/parent
When Music Worlds Collide--an evening of Carnatic Fusion, Indian Jazz, and cross cultural rhythmic expression. Five musical soloists who have mastered the innovative on their instruments as well as the two mountains of music, East and West, will dazzle and astound listeners with their original tunes and collaborations.
Michael Manring: Considered by many to be the world's leading solo bassist, Grammy nominee Michael Manring has been pushing the boundaries of what is possible on the bass guitar for over two decades.
Henry Kaiser: Grammy winner, is widely recognized as one of the most creative and innovative guitarists, improvisers, and producers in the fields of rock, jazz, world, and contemporary experimental music. The California-based musician is one of the most extensively recorded as well, having appeared on more than 270 different albums and contributed to countless television and film soundtracks.
Rick Walker: Composer, master percussionist, multi-instrumentalist, video artist, inventor, author and educator, Rick Walker has been on the cutting edge of music for the last 35 years. A founding architect of the World Beat movement in the early 80's, and now one of the leading lights in the emerging International Live Looping movement.
Todd Mosby : Todd Mosby is a composer and innovator in the field of instrumental acoustic and electric guitar, contemporary instrumental composition, and improvisation. He has mastered multiple musical forms including traditional jazz, contemporary jazz, classical and Indian. Mosby has played symphony halls, pubs, charity events, headlined jazz festivals, accompanied dance companies, and was one of the first artists to enter Russia after Perestroika in 1994.
Deepak Ram: world master of Bansuri. Deepak is an incredibly versatile artist who is well known for his evocative performances in traditional North Indian classical music
Artist sites and sounds: www.manthing.com and www.henrykaiserguitar.com and (Rick) www.looppool.info and http://toddmosbymusic.com and http://www.deepakram.com