World Arts West
SF Ethnic Dance Festival

Performers

NILAN CHAUDHURI and JONATHAN KAY

ORIGIN: India
GENRE: Classical
MUSICIANS:
Nilan Chaudhuri - tabla
Jonathan Kay - Esraj

Nilan Chaudhuri is a Bay Are based percussionist, teacher, and performer. Initiated into the world of classical Tabla by his father Pt. Swapan Chaudhuri, at the age of 5, Nilan has been performing internationally as an accompanist and soloist for nearly two decades. In addition to Tabla, Nilan plays the drum set, and produces his own music inspired by classical and contemporary sounds alike.

Nilan Chaudhuri and Jonathan Kay will perform classical raag and taal based compositions and improvisations.