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Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia

To celebrate the International Yoga Day 2016 Yoga for Harmony & Peace, and the Summer Solstice, the Alain Daniélou Foundation will inaugurate the 4th edition of the Festival of Indian Art & Culture, SummerMela 2016, with a performance of classical Indian flute music by the renowned bansuri player Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia. The open-air performance will be held in the Auditorium Parco della Musica in the evening of June 21- 9pm. Maestro Chaurasia will be accompanied by the acclaimed sarangi player Ust. Kamal Sabri, Niti Ranjan Biswas (tabla), Nicolò Melocchi (bansuri) and Asha Sapera (tanpura).

An event by Luglio suona bene 2016
Co-production Kama Productions & MB management.
Project by the Alain Daniélou Foundation, Yoga International Day. In collaboration with Indian Embassy of Rome, Fondazione Musica per Roma, Auditorium Parco della Musica.

Tickets from 18 up to 30 €

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The Festival will then continue in the Alain Daniélou Foundation’s centre in Zagarolo with a 3-days workshop (June 22-24), conducted by the Maestro Chaurasia. The Workshop will be held in the morning with two hours of lessons following the traditional Indian style of listening and repeating short musical phrases played by the Maestro, and by improvising on the classical repertoire of Hindustani ragas. The afternoon will be dedicated to further practice with the assistance of Nicolò Melocchi, senior student of the Maestro, who will guide the participants in technical exercises and private lessons.

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Photos: Mario D’Angelo


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