Celebrating Carnatic Music
The Scene from the Ragachitra Annual Day
Friday, December 19, 2008
New York, NY –
For many music lovers, Indian classical music is synonymous with Ravi Shankar, the sitar virtuoso who inspired the Beatles decades ago. But here in New York, Indian classical music is alive and well. Every year, around two-dozen students of South Indian classical music performed for family and friends at a festival in Middle Village, Queens. Lara Pellegrinelli brings us this report.