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Live video from Indian Summer Festival Leicester 2014 – soulbass

Hi All, Thank you for those that attended and a huge thank you to my students who helped make this a piece a great performance and we definitely rocked the crowd yesterday 29th June! Stay tuned for more fusion like this piece. Our tabla orchestra performed to a range...

Indian Summer Festival – Soulbass Live 29th June

Hi all, Make sure you all come over to the cultural quarter in Leicester for the Indian Summer Festival. We are performing at The Phoenix on the 29th June at 3pm. Myself and 7 of my senior students will all be performing a lively piece that we have named Soulbass. A...

In C – Hari Trivedi & Magna Music Band

Hello all, We are proud to announce that we are going to be performing the Terry Riley composition – “In C”. This is a piece with a unique sound that will have a different effect for every listener. The intricate sounds of the tabla mixed with the...

Hari Trivedi and Ram Bhattacharya – performance

Hi all, Hope you are all well. I’ve been making some really good contacts over the past few months and have had some great opportunities to meet and perform with some great musicians. I just had a concert with Ram Bhattacharya on 25th April infront of a good...

Indian Summer 2014 – Here we come!!

We represented last year at the Indian Summer Festival in Leicester and loved every moment of it. This year, we are coming in full force with  6 of my students and myself to perform for 30 minutes with an innovative piece. Rehersals are going really well and...

Tabla & Dubstep

Hi all, this was just a sound check at the Indian Summer Festival which turned out to be a small piece as people started to gather around! Improvision in teentaal mainly. http://youtu.be/DWsTVIPx10s

Hari Trivedi at Indian Summer Festival

Hi all, you may know that I was performing a range of pieces at the Indian Summer Festival, one of those performances is here. This was done arranged on the spot for me to accompany Waqas. Let me know what you...

How to tune a tabla

Hi all, been a while since I posted something on here, my apologies. I have had many requests on showing how to tune a tabla or the best method of taking care of tabla. Tuning the tabla is an art that every tabla player must know and recognise. It’s very...

Top ten tips on improving your practice

Hi all, Sorry it’s been a while since I last posted on here. Just been quite busy. Thought it would be a good idea to run through a few key tips that will elevate your practice and enhance your technique. 1) Focus on Tone and sound quality – Thought...