Here are some pics, and a video of the buildup to the concert we held at Southbank Centre, exploring the relationship between Indian vocal rhythms and beatboxing. Photos are by RJ Fernandez and the video is by Gemma Riggs.
Amazing artwork by Illustrator/spy Ellie Meredith
crossed cultures collaborate!
The kathak girls get into the beatboxing
Bellatrix and me with the Urban Vani kathak choir
Isha, 7, is one of my youngest students! She's a wicked beatboxer and stole the show
Gauri Sharma Tripathi with her amazing kathak dancers, they came over from India for the weekend
Gauri made me wear a traditional Indian costume!
Susheela Raman with her band. She has a spellbinding voice