Shanti- a journey of peace
The Sound of Seasons
The Blue Jewel
Cosmic Dance Halls

Vismaya - The Cultural Wonder:

A short and powerful multimedia production featuring a children's choir, highlighting the spirit of inclusiveness inherent in Indian culture using the nottusvara sahityas of Muthusvami Dikshitar (1775-1835) as an illustration. The music score of this short production features excerpts from Vismaya - An Indo Celtic Musical Journey.

The Snake Concerto:

Composed a concerto for Indian Strings and Orchestra inspired by Indian folk music themes which was performed by the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra conducted by John Morris Russel at the Cincinnati Music Hall and at the Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati Ohio.

Festival of Freedom: (Aug 2004)

A choral performance of excerpts from the music of Shanti at the historic inauguration of the Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati.

Chants for Peace- At the Millennium Peace Celebration, Xavier University, Cincinnati Ohio, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the World Peace Council, September 2000. Musical arrangements of ancient Vedic chants and performed them to a delegation of peace activists.

Surya – A celebration of the Winter Solstice (Dec 2003):

A choral performance of a first of its kind arrangement of ancient Sanskrit chants celebrating the life sustaining source of energy. SURYA marked the debut performance of the Greater Cincinnati Indian Community Choir founded by Kanniks that went on to perform Shanti in conjunction with other community choruses.

Sonic OM:

A panoramic lecture presentation of Indian Classical music spanning the genres of dhrupad and Karnatic Music.


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