RAGA 'THAT WHICH COLOURS THE MIND' - AN AFTERNOON SITAR RECITAL
Date & Time: 15-07-2017 15.30 - 17.00
Event Code: 1514
Location: Black Swan Arts
Description: Ricky Romain has performed regularly throughout the West Country, Nationally and in Europe over the last forty years. In 1972 he became a residential pupil of Punita Gupta, disciple of Ravi Shankar. He continued to study Indian classical music by the traditional master/pupil method, eventually becoming proficient in the understanding, and use, of Rag and Tal, (Melody and Rhythm), and with the improvisational techniques associated with Northern Indian classical music conventions. In addition, he has worked with practitioners from other musical and artistic genres including Jazz, Rock, Folk, World and Western Classical Music, Dance, and Movement.