BRM and WRM present: Rasa ensemble at Assemblage John St!

by Camila Celin
BRM and WRM present: Rasa ensemble at Assemblage John St!  This is an in-person event
Tue, 17 March 2020
06:30PM - 09:00PM (EDT)
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17 John St
New York, New York 10038
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Host Adam Harris Organizer Camila Celin As part of Women's Raga Massive annual festival, Brooklyn Raga Massive and The Assemblage John Street present "Rasa Ensemble," a sonic multicultural exploration of Indian Classical hindustani music and mostly but not limited to latin and Cuban rhythms. In addition to exploring this two very distinct sounds, The Rasa Ensemble is also an exploration of sonic sacred spiritual sentiments hailing from Cuba and India. In this exploration of sound and culture, Camila Celin (Sarod and Guitar) is joined by Cuban singer Melvis Santa, Rufus Cappadocia (Cello), James Labrosse (Guitar) and Tripp Dudley (Tabla and Percussion). Each member, being a soloist in their own right, brings diffrent sonic elements from around the world. Raging from Jazz, african, arabic, funk, Cuban and Indian music, "Rasa Ensemble" is a phenomena that can only take place in NYC, where artists from all over the world and with different backgrounds come together to create soundscapes that have never been heard before.