JP Concerts presents world-jazz group Natraj
March 1, 2014
JP Concerts presents a concert by world-jazz ensemble Natraj. The show will be held at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1 Roanoke Ave., Jamaica Plain, MA 02130. Tickets are $10; 12 and under free. For tickets and information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.jpconcerts.org.
Deeply meditative North Indian ragas. Beautifully intricate South Indian rhythms. Driving African beats. Edgy contemporary jazz. Natraj puts it all together in its adventurous, engaging synthesis.
"Natraj… a soul-stirring performance… intoxicating, meditative music… an exotic blend of… West African rhythms with the fluid and complex ragas of Southeast Asia… an unforgettable musical journey." - India New England
"A true fusion of jazz and world musics… A compelling blend of Indian, African, and Jazz musics… Excellent tunes… It all works quite beautifully." - Cadence magazine
Phil Scarff - soprano, sopranino saxophones
Rohan Gregory - violin, viola
Mike Rivard - string bass
Jerry Leake - tabla, multipercussion
Bertram Lehmann - drums, percussion