The Dance and Music School of India featuring Professor Veena Chandra and Devesh Chandra, presents an Indian classical music performance and hands on workshop about the techniques of this unique music. Attendees will be able to see, hear, and experience the instruments of India. A performance of vocals, harmonium, Sitar and Tabla will follow.
All ages are welcome, children are especially encouraged to attend.
This project is made possible in part through Community Arts Grants a program funded through the State and Local Partnership Program of the New York State Council on the Arts and The Arts Center of the Capital Region.
Congratulations to Royal Flush for winning the Battle of the Bands! They were awarded the grand prize of $500, donated by The Friends of the Library.
Second place went to 2319 who was awarded a $150 gift certificate to Hilton Music Center.
Special thanks to our judges, Scott Jarzombek and Sam Piazza; to the many teen volunteers who helped make the night a success; to Genoa Importing, The Friends of the Library, and Hilton Music Center for their generous donations. We had a full audience and five additional bands — The Fast Lane, The Road Runners, Everything Bagel, Yellow Haze, and No. 2. See our Facebook page for additional photos!