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ARTHUR GRACIAS - INDO-JAZZ
Arthur Gracias is an internationally acclaimed guitarist, keyboardist, composer and pioneer of Indo-Jazz.
returns to KULCHA
in 2010 with a show that is sure to mesmerise you with its spicy melting pot of Indian ragas, rhythms and contemporary jazz harmonies.
will perform new works as well as tracks from his
previously released CD's.
Indo-Jazz of Arthur ...
Indo-Jazz of Arthur Gracias
The unique sounds of INDOJAZZ
from Arthur Gracias
is a thoroughly satisfying blend of ingredients into something genuinely new, original and forward looking.Arthur Gracias is one of the original pioneers of this FUSION since 1972 and is the only Jazz Guitarist to have performed Indian Classical Ragas on the Guitar at Indian Classical conferences with the great Tabla player Ustad Nanku Maharaj, professor Shymal Chatterji on the Sitar, Sri Kant Bakre Saheb Vocalist S.Sekhar Mridangam.
has also performed along side such great, legendary musicians as Herbie Hancock, Steve Lacy, Steve Potts and Gunther Klatt.
There is truly no equal to the musical compositions of Arthur Gracias
. Arthur Gracias - Originator of Indo-Jazz, pictured above
unique, custom made guitar.
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- CD LAUNCH
Raags Downunder, the new CD from Arthur Gracias
, portrays the mysterious intensity of the ancient ragas.
Arthur Gracias is an internationally acclaimed guitarist, keyboardist, composer and pioneer of Indojazz.
This show is sure to mesmerise you with its spicy melting pot of Indian ragas, rhythms and contemporary jazz harmonies.
Along with the new release, Arthur
will perform selections from his
Night Raga CD.
Perth Jazz Society : programme
Arthur Gracias, the originator of Indojazz, recently returned from India after giving successful performances with Indojazz at The Renaissance, Bodhgaya where he received an invitation to perform in Chicago and St Louis.He will mesmerize you with his new Indojazz - Music Landscape based on Indian classical ragas and rhythms with their inherent jazz harmonies.
The music is immensely deep and expressive with a wide range of tones and talas for the artiste to explore and express the moods of the composition in symmetrical and asymmetrical structures.The repertoire will consist of new compositions and selections from his
latest CD, ‘Night Raga', which portrays the beauty, mystery and diversity the world has to offer.
This concert features some of the finest musicians from Perth, who will create and recreate this hypnotic and exciting genre.
The line-up will be: Arthur Gracias
-18 stringed Indojazz
guitar/archtop guitar and keyboards, Manoli Vouyoucalos - bass, Mohan Sathyanath - mridangam/ghatam, Greg Brenton - drums, Greg Howieson - keyboard, Benn Hodgkin - trumpet and fluegelhorn.
has not only done that, he
has created his
own instrument to play it on.The West AustralianArthur Gracias
love of music is another stepping stone in the quest to build bridges between nations, cultures and people.
Perth Jazz Society : Other Gigs
with Arthur Gracias, the originator of this hypnotic genre.
Indo-jazz is the synthesis of Indian classical Ragas and
rhythms with jazz harmonies.
, it is about building
bridges between Nations, cultures and people, and spreading
the message of peace, love and joy.
CDs will be available to purchase at a special discounted price.