Nineteen Mantras Variations

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Friday 6 January 2012, 18.00
Museum hall – admittance free

Nineteen Mantras Variations is the musical preview of the opera Nineteen Mantras, due to be performed at the Auditorium Parco della Musica on 10 and 11 January 2012 (> read more)
In the MAXXI hall traditional sounds will alternate with extracts of the music composed by Riccardo Nova for the show: a poetic story of modernity and tradition, interpreted by the most important figure on the Indian musical scene.

Kriti, traditional music Mantra ragam thanam pallavi (Nineteen Mantras extract) and Thillana traditional music with
violin Dr Mysore Manjunath
voice Dr Uday Kiran
mridangam BC Manjunath
canjira Guru Prasanna

A Fondazione Musica per Roma, Fondazione MAXXI production
Executive production Fattore K

Shantala Shivalingappa, Kuchipudi dance, photo by Hector Perez (detail)