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Live From Old York: Arx Duo, Dr. K Sextet, Debashish Bhattacharya & Derek Gripper

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Arx Duo The National Centre For Early Music April 30, 2019 The Arx Duo performed “The Harmonic Canon," composed by Dominic Murcott, to celebrate its release on the Nonclassical label. The main instrument used by Mari Yosinaga and Garrett Arney is a half-tonne heavy duty metal bell, conjoined into double-trouble form. First there was a new work by Heather Stephenson, played by its composer/percussionist, using tiny seed-shakers, the audience providing stomach gurgles, ...

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Debashish Bhattacharya at Streamside Concerts

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Debashish Bhattacharya Streamside Concerts Arden, NC October 10, 2015 The intimate house concert setting of Streamside Concerts was a perfect way to experience the playing of the great Hindustani slide guitarist Debashish Bhattacharya. Accompanied by his brother Subhasis on tabla, the pair relied upon the iTablaPro application in place of the traditional tanpura (drone) instrument. Bhattacharya demonstrated the software as he was tuning up: the name sounds like some kind of joke, but it's actually ...


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