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Ragamala - Stories of Sound | Events

Starts: 15-Dec-2018 06:30:PM

Ends: 15-Dec-2018 08:00:PM

Tata Theatre: NCPA

Mumbai

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Organizer Name: The Sound Space

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Description:

Ragamala is a series of miniature paintings created between the 16th and 17th centuries. Translated literally as ‘Garland of Ragas’, Ragamala is a classic example of the amalgamation of art, poetry and classical music in medieval India. While the medieval painters interpreted music through colours and strokes, we add one more dimension to this treasure by interpreting the paintings through Kathak dance. Ragamala – Stories of Sound, is an ode to the depth of human imagination, where artists can picture sound, sing visuals and dance emotions. 100 performers weave a garland of ragas as they breathe life into miniature paintings and personify ragas through stories, movement and music. The result is journey that transports the audience to medieval India, into the mind of the painter.


Artistic Directors: Seema Mehta, Kamakshi Khuarana & Vishala Khurana


Music accompaniment: Vaibhav Mankad – vocal & harmonium, Jayanta Bannerjee – sitar, & Kalinath Mishra – tabla


Performers: Chhandam Nritya Bharati – Kathak, The Sound Space – vocals


Age: 3+ 


Late entry will not be permitted. 

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