RHYTHM OF THE WORLD
A commissioned piece for Festival of Light 2011, that brings the world a step closer.
Diwali is the Indian Festival of Light, celebrated by millions of people across the world over five days every autumn - it celebrates triumph of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil.
Directed by Sandeep Raval, one of the most versatile and accomplished multi-percussionists artist today in the UK, this enchanting and exciting contemporary fusion piece drew together the region’s finest world percussionists to create an extraordinary new sound using their respective instruments from India, Africa (jerry Elliot), China (Jiang Li) and the Western (John Gammage).
Performed at Buxton Festival, Rosliston Forestry Centre and Melbourne Festivals.