Sarod artist Bruce Hamm is a long time disciple of the revered Ustad Ali Akbar Khan. Known for his passionate interpretation of his Guru's teachings, Bruce performs regularly throughout the USA and India. He has performed with some of India's leading tabla players, and had the honor of playing onstage with his guru.
He resides in the California Bay Area where he is a popular and respected teacher carrying on the tradition of the Maihar Gharana.
Joanna began her study of Indian Classical sitar in 1997. She spent 8 years in Kolkata studying under Pandit Deepak Choudhury. She then returned to the US and has had the honor to study under Ustad Ali Akbar Khan, Sarodia Bruce Hamm and Sangeet Research Academy Guru Partha
Chatterjee. She has been teaching and performing since 2006.
Sudhakar Vaidyanathan began his training in tabla under Shri Satish Tare at the age of eight. He now continues to study tabla under the guidance of Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri. He is a senior at UC Davis, studying Economics.
Saturday, February 3, 2018
7:00 –9:00 pm Tuition : $20.00