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Ragas Live Festival


  • Pioneer Works 159 Pioneer Street Brooklyn, NY, 11231 United States (map)

The annual festival is back! 24 sets in 24 hours, live at Pioneer Works in Brooklyn, and broadcast on 89.9 FM, NYC and WKCR.org. Neel will be performing in 3 sets.

4AM Unstruck Sound - Neel brings his overtone singing and looping to this psychedelic drone band with Eric Fraser - bansuri, Aaron Shragge - trumpet, shakuhachi and David Ellenbogen - guitar and electronics.

11AM Neel Murgai Ensemble - Neel’s compositions with Neel on sitar, Sameer Gupta on tabla, Trina Basu on Violin, Arun Ramamurthy on violin and Marika Hughes on cello.

6PM “In D” - This new work was composed by Neel and David Ellenbogen as an homage to Terry Riley and his classic “In C'‘. This performance will feature 20 plus BRM musicians.

https://pioneerworks.org/programs/ragas-live-festival-2019/

Earlier Event: October 11
Neel Murgai - Sitar, Ehren Hanson - Tabla
Later Event: December 7
Raga Kids CD Release Concert