After the Glasgow performance, Pulse of the World went on to be a huge hit at the London 2012 Olympic Festival. In March 2015, this ground breaking ensemble makes its first tour of North America.
The beautiful and flowing melodies of Celtic instruments including bodhran, violin, pipes, flutes and whistles combined with tabla, bamboo flute, and Carnatic (south Indian) violin provides a musical experience that explores common threads with sounds rarely heard together. Musicians include, in addition to Hussain, Rakesh Chaurasia, Ross Ainslie, Charlie McKerron and Michael McGoldrick.
November 9, 2014
Bharatanatyam is an Indian classical dance form that provides the artiste an avenue to express a myriad of emotions. The themes explored through this art form and both worldly and spiritual. Legend has it that Brahma created it as the 5th Veda by extracting its core elements from the 4 Vedas- music from Samaveda, words or expressions from Rigveda, movement from Yajurveda and emotions from Atharvaveda.