TEACHERS AND PERFORMERS OF INDIAN MUSIC AND DANCE
(District of Columbia)

 

Name: Stewart A. Carrera
E-Mail: stew_55@hotmail.com
Field: Bharata Naytam
Address: 1440 Howard Road, SE Washington, DC 20020
Telephone: 202-249-0221
Misc. Info: Trained in the Indian Classical Dance - Bharat Natyam under guru K. N. Dakshanamoothy Pillai younger brother of the late K. N. Dandaydupani Pillai. Been perfoming for the past 25 yrs both in the US and India.


Name: Doonya Dance
E-Mail: info@dhoonya.com
Field: Fitness, Bollywood, Pop Bhangra,
Address: Virginia, DC
Telephone: 703.828.4319
Misc. Info: Website: doonya.com


Name: DJ Desi
E-Mail: booking@djdesi.com
Field: Bollywood Music, Bhangra, International + 25 genres
Address: Washington DC US
Telephone: 703-869-6980
Misc. Info: www.djdesi.com


Name: Shubha Sankaran
E-Mail: surbahar@aol.com
Field: Surbahar, Sitar, vocal
Address: PO Box 15526 : Washington, DC 20003-0526
Telephone: 202-399-3399
Misc. Info: Specializing in individual instruction for serious students. Further information available at www.surbahar.com


Name: Dr. Brian Q. Silver
E-Mail: PanOrient@aol.com
Field: lecture-demonstrations, Sitar
Address: PO Box 15526, Washington, DC 20003-0526
Telephone: 202-399-3399
Misc. Info: Performer in Bande Ali Khan gharana since 1964; has taught full courses in Indian classical music at various major American universities, including Harvard (1974-83); available for lecture demonstrations, workshops, and individual instruction. Further information available at www.surbahar.com


Name: Spilling Ink
E-Mail: spillinginkdc@gmail.com
Field: Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi
Address: Nalini Prakash / Vijay Palaparty
Telephone: 301 256 8034 / 440 212 2928
Misc. Info: Classes taught by Nalini Prakash and Vijay Palaparty, co-artistic directors of Washington DC-based Spilling Ink. Classes include fundamentals of Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi, Carnatic vocal music, and theory and history of dance. Building on the foundations, advanced classes include learning repertoire in Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi, along with vocal music and theory of dance. Website - www.spillingink.org.



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