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Leicester UK Mridanga Workshop

June 25, 2016 @ 10:00 am - June 26, 2016 @ 3:00 pm

- £75

Sri Mridanga’s origins extend more than 5,000 years into Vedic antiquity. This sacred clay drum is the grandsire of the modern tabla, pakavaj, mridangam, dolak and others. Primarily employed as an instrument of kirtan and other sacred ritual, its system is a musical expression of the comprehensive philosophy and yogic mysticism of bhakti – the essential Vedic teaching. An obscured art, this tradition of Manoharshaya Sampradaya is now being taught systematically in the west for the first time.

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£75 ($108) tuition

Saturday and Sunday, June 25 and 26, 10am-3pm (break from 12-1pm for lunch)

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Students will gain a comprehensive understanding of mridanga’s historical and theoretical background, as well as proficiency in counting and playing fixed and improvisational compositions in tala for training or performance. Those who demonstrate a command of the material of this level of instruction can earn the title “Prabhakara”.

Students will need a mridanga for the workshop. Order Yours Here

 

Details

Start:
June 25, 2016 @ 10:00 am
End:
June 26, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
Cost:
£75

Organizer

Bhima-Karma Saragrahi

Venue

Krishna Advanti
Spencefield Lane
Evington, Leicester, UK, Leicester LE5 6HN United Kingdom
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Phone:
44 7597 786676
Website:
http://www.iskconleicester.org/

Details

Start:
June 25, 2016 @ 10:00 am
End:
June 26, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
Cost:
£75

Organizer

Bhima-Karma Saragrahi

Venue

Krishna Advanti
Spencefield Lane
Evington, Leicester, UK, Leicester LE5 6HN United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Phone:
44 7597 786676
Website:
http://www.iskconleicester.org/