Kirtan (Sound Meditation) with Thomas and Devaki
Friday 13th April 8-9pm in the traditional studio
Kirtan or Sound Meditation is an ancient practice from India which strives to bring peace and release to participants through the exploration of Sanskrit chants and songs in a call/response exchange. Using various instruments including the Indian harmonium & mridangam, Kirtan facilitators Thomas & Devaki, will guide participants through various melodic repetitions with the aim to find inner peace and a sense of togetherness.
About Thomas and Devaki
Thomas and Devaki are musical and life partners, parents to four grown sons and veterans in the World Music scene. Hailing from Trinidad and Tobago and Vancouver, Canada respectively they forged and grew their musical partnership in the Okanagan, the interior of Canada's western province of BC. Founding members of Samsara, a band hot in the days of the BC music BOOM... and Founders/Directors of the Komasket Music Festival, a legendary gathering which brought some of the worlds most notable musicians together on First Nations grounds from 2002-2011. Now relocated to London UK they continue to produce, compose and record with icons in the music industry and perform across the UK and Europe at festivals, events and private gatherings.