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Name: Alam-ud-din
Email: mehfil@web.de
Field: Tabla
Address: Heckstr.9, Bielefeld, NRW, 33609, Germany
Telephone: 0521/3044917
Misc. Info:


Name: Amit
Email: akbkgp@gmail.com
Field: Hawaiian Slide Guitar (Classical)
Address: Köln, Germany.
Telephone:
Misc. Info: I am a Slide Guitar player since childhood, it's my hobby. I am a specialist in Rabindra Sangeet, but also versatile in Nazrulgeeti & little bit about Hindusthani Ragas. I have a wish to learn playing Hinduthani ragas in Guitar in an extensive manner, if possible in my city. It'll be a pleasure for me to to attend all kind of Hindusthani instrumental performances, or present instrumental performances in if there exist a scope for amateurs. I'll be delighted if emailed about the upcoming events in Germany.


Name: Anubhab-Academy
Email: info@anubhab.net
Field: Tabla, Indian vocal, Sitar, Santoor
Address: Cologne (Köln), NRW, Germany
Telephone: 0178/7320256
Misc. Info: The musical director and Tabla-player of our academy is Debasish Bhattacharjee, who is also a great Tabla-Teacher for the Hindustani music and also afghani rhythms. We are also working with the master of indian Kathak Dance DURGA ARYA, who is giving workshops and concerts in our academy. With our Ensemble ANUBHAB we are touring to whole Europe In our place you`ll also find the best quality tablas and harmoniums for sell. Please ask for more informations and see www.anubhab.net


Name: Anupama
Email: anupama12rao@googlemail.com
Field: Carnatic classical music (Vocal)
Address: Stuttgart, Badenwürttemberg, Germany
Telephone: (0049) 1729331698
Misc. Info: I am a professional carnatic classical music singer. I have a senior degree in both Vocal and Veena and Iam qualified for Vidhwat aswell. I conduct classical music classes ( detailed lessons from basics or devotional songs or light music or pancharatna kritis for those with musical knowledge). For fur details you can contact me via e-mail.


Name: Farid Azar
Email: faridtablanawaz@yahoo.de
Field: Tabla
Address: Wiesbaden / Germany
Telephone: 01633428279
Misc. Info: www.myspace.com/faridtablanawaz, www.youtube.com/tablagharanafarid


Name: Balasubramanya
Email: Balasubramanya.BN@gmail.com
Field: Carnatic Classical Singing, Devotional Songs, Light Music
Address: Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
Telephone: +49 (0)176 6245 6830
Misc. Info: I have the Senior Degree in Carnatic Classical Singing, Junior degrees in Veena, Mridangam, Ghatam. I am qualified for the Vidwat degree as well.


Name: Suparna Banerjee
Email: bushik@rediffmail.com
Field: Bharatanatyam
Address: C/O Dr. Kaushik Banerjee Institute of Environmental Research (INFU) University of Dortmund Otto-Hahn-Strasse 6 D-44221 Dortmund GERMANY
Telephone:
Misc. Info: I am a professional performer of Bharatanatyam - the richest and oldest Indian classical dance form with long teaching experience. I am M.A. in Performing Arts from University of Pune, India and also qualified National Education Test of University of Grants Commission (UGC) for Lectureship. I will be at Dortmund for one year and would like to arrange regular classes and workshops on Bharatanatyam. Class schedule and fees can be fixed on discussion. Contact by E-Mail.


Name: Dwijen Bhattacharyya
Email: dwijenbhattacharyya@yahoo.co.in
Field: Vocal (North Indian Classical, Khyal, Bhajan)
Address: Finkenweg 15,53229, Bonn
Telephone: 017653051849
Misc. Info: Take talim from the legendary figure of Benaras Gharana Pt Mohanlal Mishra, and Pt Rajan & sajan Mishra. The spirit and resonance of the Benaras Gharana is evedent in Mr Dwijen Bhattacharyya"s style of musical representations it is the tradition that I want to carry along with my melodious journey in indian classical Music. I had performed in many national and international misical conferance and festivals. I have performed classical and semi calssical music in Europe like Germany, France, Switzerland, Holland and organised many workshop to teach Indian Classical music in every corner of the world.


Name: Bettina Breese
Email: berlinindia@yahoo.com
Field: Bharat Natyam and Kuchapudi
Address: Berlin
Telephone: 030-705 44 02
Misc. Info: http://www.indischer-tanz.com/


Name: Yatziv Caspi
Email: yatzivc@hotmail.com
Field: Tabla
Address: Gürtel str. 27 Berlin-Friedrichshain 10247
Telephone: 0176-62887989
Misc. Info: www.myspace.com/yatzivcaspi


Name: Divya Chandrika
Email: divyachandrika2011@googlemail.com
Field: Bharatnatyam
Address: Wiesloch, Germany-69168
Misc. Info: Having learnt the art form since the age of five from Guru K.V.Kalavathy of Kalakshetra, Divya has been a regular performer in major sabhas in India and also choreographed shows for performances in senior homes,prisons and remote villages.She was a merit scholarship holder (CCRT) from the Indian Government.She has choreographed thematic performances on social issues.She also writes poems and short stories.She has been residing in Germany since the past one year and has performed in varied multi-cultural fests.She is now a dance instructor and choreographer in a dance school in Wiesloch where she will be conducting Bharatanatyam classes and also a separate class for Bollywood dance.Her motto-Dance is a Prayer, it is pure Joy! For more about Divya, please visit - http://divyachandrika.weebly.com/


Name: Sandra Chatterjee
Email: babli@sandrachatterjee.net
Field: contemporary Indian dance, classical Indian dance Bharatnatyam and Kuchipudi
Address: Munich, Germany
Telephone
Misc. Info: www.sandrachatterjee.net


Name: Pt Subroto Roy Chowdhury
Email: alap_jor@hotmail.com
Field: sitar
Address: Subroto school of music, Bornemann Str 2A, 13357 Berlin, Germany.
Telephone:
Misc. Info: www.subroto-sitar.com


Name: Amelia Cuni
Email: info@ameliacuni.de
Field: Kathak & Dhrupad Song
Address: Klausener Platz 11, D-14059 Berlin/ Germany, URL: http://www.ameliacuni.de
Telephone: 49-30-322 64 59
Misc. Info: AMELIA CUNI is a singer, composer and performer. She has trained her voice and musical skills in India, according to the tradition of DHRUPAD singing and KATHAK dance. Her present work includes contemporary and experimental music collaborations with several artists of international repute. She is engaged in the transmission of the knowledge she has acquired from her gurus and teaches Indian singing at the Vicenza Conservatory in Italy. She is based in Berlin/ Germany. Amelia Cuni has been studying classical music and dance from renowned masters in North India, following the traditional system based on oral transmission. In 1978 she started with khyal singing and tabla in New Delhi. In 1980 she joined the I.T.C. Sangeet Research Academy in Calcutta where she met the master of dhrupad singing Ud.R.Fahimuddin Dagar from whom she continued to study voice training privately. She has been receiving musical teachings for several years also from Pt.Dilip Chandra Vedi in Delhi and Pt.Bidur Mallik in Vrindavan where she has been involved in the activities of the dhrupad school at Sri Caitanya Prem Sansthan. www.myspace.com/ameliacuni


Name: Jagadish Das
Email: SangeetAshramHst@web.de
Field: Tabla
Address: Amtsgasse 5, 65929 Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
Telephone: 069/ 677 27 602, 0176 664 793 27
Misc. Info: http:SangeetAshramHst.my-page.ms


Name: Hindol Deb
Email: mailto:hindoldeb@gmail.com
Field: sitar
Address: Köln, Ehrenfeld, Germany
Telephone: +49 (0) 1575 1758970
Misc. Info: Website- http://hindoldeb.tripod.com
Youtube link: https://youtu.be/eRuhipCkzMU Hindol is a traditionally trained Sitar player & Composer from Maihar Gharana based in Cologne. He was invited by the French ministry of Culture, Rikskonserter Sweden and the Academy of Carnegie Hall for music residency to work with several accomplished artists. His works combine Indian classical with Contemporary Jazz, Flamenco, Turkish, Nordic folk and Avant-garde music. He has travelled extensively to give concerts and conduct workshops on Indian music in the schools and universities. Currently Hindol is dedicated to teaching students and giving performances.


Name Dennis Dennehy
Email: dennis@dennehy.com
Field: Musician; Guitar and Singer / Songwriter
Address: Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
Telephone: Germany.0178.3336647
Misc. Info: I am a guitarist and singer/songwriter living & performaing in Germany and hoping to find a dancer of indian classical dance for a duo-performance to replace my present dancer who is pregnant. I have a couple of my own guitar pieces which lend themselves to Indian dancing.


Name: Shan Devakuruparan
Email: devan.shan@gmx.de
Field: Tabla, Mirudangam, Gadam, Genjira, Morsing and other percussion instruments
Address: Krefeld, Germany
Telephone: mobile number - (0049) 1778379403, landline number - (0049) 2151 936335
Misc. Info: The tamil musician living in Germany for 25 years, is originally from Sri Lanka. He plays many percussion instruments but mainly he plays the Tabla in various european and tamil-indian ensembles. In addition he accompanies indian dances (for example: Bharatanatyam,etc.) with Tabla and other instruments. The tabla player,who comes from a musical family, also gives privatelessons and offers courses in schools. Shan has many concerts in many worldmusical bands with different musicians worldwide. Moreover, he released CDs and he had Radio and TV appearances.


Name: Lalitha Devi
Email: info@indischertanz.de
Field: Bharata Natyam, Indian dance therapy, contompary Indian sacred dance
Address: Hemigkofenerstr.10 88079 Kressbronn Bodensee (lake of Constanz) Germany
Telephone: 0049 7543 913253
Misc. Info: 7 years training in Kalakshetra (academy of fine arts Madras/India) diploma Post graduated in Bharata Natyam, Sanskrit and Yoga as a world citizen trying to bring east and west together through dance. Latest dancecreation: Siddhartha. the extracts of Hermann Hesses novel put into Indian dance and expression, to music and recitation, trying to bring out the spiritual impact of H. Hesses novel.giving lessons for beginners and advanced with the emphasize on Bhavam( expression ) and the Indian dance as a therapy and sacred danceform.www.indischertanz.de is a page in english and german language. Also check out http://www.Lalitha-Devi.de/


Name: E R Janardhan
Email: saxjana@googlemail.com
Field: Saxophone - Carnatic music
Address: Wuppertal, Germany,
Telephone: 015166110205
Misc. Info: popular student of saxophone maestro sri Kadri Gopalnath ..


Name: Helene Eriksen
Email: mail@helene-eriksen.de
Field: Kathak, folk dances & dance research
Address: Burgstr. 19, D-37073 Goettingen/ Germany,
Telephone: 49-551-42063
Misc. Info: Helene Eriksen studied Dance Ethnology at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and was later a doctoral candidate in Folklore, Slavistics and Turcology at the Georg-August University in Goettingen, Germany. In Los Angeles she performed with AVAZ International Dance Theater, Gypsy Dance Company and Jasna Planina Ensemble. After a year at the Folkdance Academy in Plovdiv, Bulgaria she was a guest of the Turkish State Folkdance Ensemble in Ankara. She directed her own ensemble Raqs-e Hilal for several years in Germany. Helene is a teacher and choreographer of traditional dances of the Balkans and Islamic Orient. She lectures and publishes on dance ethnology and costume studies. In order to do this she has conducted many research projects in Bulgaria, ex-Yugoslavia, Hungary, Romania, Greece, Turkey, Armenia, Georgia, Egypt, the ex-USSR, Tunisia and Morocco as well as with immigrants in Germany, Canada and the USA. - URL: http://www.helene-eriksen.de


Name: Beate Gatscha
Email: bgatscha@yahoo.de
Field: Kathak
Address: D-10405 Berlin/ Germany
Telephone: 49-30-44 16 292
Misc. Info: I am a freelance dancer, choreographer and percussion player based in Berlin. For 13 years I have trained classical Indian Kathakdance under guidance of Ioanna Srinivasan, Pt. Vijai Shankar, Harish S. Gangani, Smt. Amala Patkar. My contemporary approach to Kathak has developed by a large number of intercultural and interdisciplinary projects which include taiko drumming, body projection, masks, martial arts, poetry and other ethnic and modern dance styles. Also I play several percussion instruments (taiko, hang, pakhavaj) and performe in close collaboration with the saxophone player Gert Anklam. In cooperation with national and international artists we both toured in India, Switzerland, France, Greece, Italy, Spain, Japan, USA and all over Germany. In 2009 I founded Rasa Daiko - Dance & Drums, a company of 5 female drumming dancers. www.beate-gatscha.de bgatscha at yahoo.de


Name: Divya Guruswamy
Email: divyavguru@gmail.com
Field: Carnatic music
Address: Bremen, Germany
Telephone:
Misc. Info: I am an Indian from Tamil Nadu and I have learnt Carnatic classical music(Vocal) for 15 years and have done various stage performances and have been a regular performing artist at All India Radio, Tiruchirapalli, India. I have received the "Growing Young Talent Award" for my contribution towards music.


Name: Joerg Holik
Email: tablajoerg@online.de
Field: Tabla
Address: Am Schönblick 3, Isny, Baden - Württemberg, 88316, Deutschland
Telephone: 07562/914316
Misc. Info: www.tablajoerg.de


Name: Thomas Hupp
Email: thomas@thomashupp.de
Field: Tabla
Address: Seeweg, Hoechberg bei Wuerzburg, Bavaria, 97204, Germany
Telephone: 0931-400883, 0170-3228032
Misc. Info: http: www.thomashupp.de Percussion Creativ - Mitglied seit 1989, ehemaliger Fachbeirat und Dozent bei den Teacher-Tagen. Studium für Schlagzeug an der HfM Würzburg, anschließend Tabla-Studium bei verschiedenen Meistern in Mumbai. 1991 Veröffentlichung des Buches East-West in Rhythm mit einem Vorwort von Zakir Hussain. Stipendium zwecks Austauschs indischer und westlicher Percussion, mehrere Cross-Over Projekte mit indischen Musikern. Mitglied in verschiedenen Band-Projekten, Lehraufträge an HfMs Würzburg und Mainz, Gastdozentur in Mumbai, Teilnahme am Schleswig-Holstein Musikfestival für einen Auftritt mit Giora Feidman, Dozent bei verschiedenen Percussion-Symposien, Lehrer an der Musikschule Würzburg.


Name: Indian Music Academy
Email: imacarnatic@gmail.com
Field: Carnatic Vocal Music, Devotional Songs
Address: Frankfurt a.M. West, Germany
Telephone:
Misc. Info: Run by Sudha Kommuri, who has obtained Bachelors and Masters Degree (Gold Medalist) in South Indian vocal music. She received tutelage from Smt. Radha Viswanathan (Daughter of Smt. M.S.Subbulakshmi). Ms. Kommuri also holds the State Level Lecturership Certificate and has been running the music school "Indian Music Academy" in Frankfurt a.M successfully since 2011. The academy trains children and adults in carnatic classical vocal genre and has been successfully taking part in different events and performances in Germany. Carnatic vocal classes are being conducted on a weekly basis.


Name: Kalamitra Ð Zentrum fuer klassischen indischen Tanz
Email: tanz@kalamitra.de
Field: Bharata Natyam - classical indian dance - klassischer indischer Tanz
Address: Hamburg (Germany)
Telephone: 040/74570347 (Katja-Shivani) und 04181/4605 (Anna Grover)
Misc. Info: Kalamitra is a centre for classical Indian dance in Hamburg. It«s teachers hold a professional diploma as teachers of dance and are highly skilled dancers in the field of Bharata Natyam with more than 20 years experience in teaching and performing. Classes for all levels with additional courses for theoretical and cultural background knowledge. Workshops and summer training camps with renowned teachers from India are offered regularly. For more information please visit www.kalamitra.de


Name: Paul Kolep
Email: rishisingh@gmx.de
Field: Tabla
Address: Basselweg 65 c, 22527 Hamburg
Telephone: 040 -3892512
Misc. Info: Seit 1988 Tablunterricht bei Ganesh Shankar Mishra in Varanasi. Seit 1992 Instrumentalbegleitung und Konzerte u.a. mit Surendra Lutz Strathmeyer (www.surendra.de). Tanzbegleitung (Bhramari-Kathak) mit Rita Panesar seit 2000, sowie diverse Studio- und Liveprojekte mit verschiedenen Musikern im Bereich der klassisch indischen und Meditationsmusik. Tablaunterricht nach Terminabsprache im Einzelunterricht.


Name: Sebastian Krollmann
Email: sebastian.krollmann@gmx.net
Field: Tabla
Address: München
Telephone: + 49 (0) 89 29 17 83
Misc. Info:


Name: Sudarsana Kumar
Email: skumarberlin@yahoo.com
Field: Bharatanatyam, kuchupudi & bollywood
Address: www.natyadarshan.de
Telephone: 0049/ 0175 817 85 86
Misc. Info:


Name: Lakshmi
Email: lakshmi.hbs3@gmail.com
Field: Carnatic classical music (Vocal)
Address: Ottobrunn, Munich, Germany
Telephone: +4915145187608
Misc. Info: I am a professional carnatic classical music singer. I have a senior degree in carnatic lassical Vocal and Iam qualified for Vidhwat aswell. I conduct classical music classes ( detailed lessons from basics or devotional songs or light music or shlokas for those with musical knowledge). For fur details you can contact me via e-mail or phone no.


Name: Debarati & Nabanita Mandal
Email: debimandal@hotmail.de
Field: Dance
Address: Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
Telephone: 06152 59704, Mobile: 0176 62 57 00 37
Misc. Info: We, two sisters started our dance career at the intitial age of five under the guidance of Late Guru Madhusudan Chatterjee, Benares Gharana, specialising Bharat Natyam, Kathak & Folk dances for years. Later Guru Sujit Sen of Kolkata Choir taught us Bharat Natyam, Bollywood, Folks dances & Rabindra dance drama. We perform dance programme in Germany & other parts of Europe every year.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=biik36zbVQs


Name: Reinke Mano
Email: gowinghat@gmx.net
Field: Tabla
Address: Barckhausstrasse 31, Darmstadt, Hessen, 64289, Germany
Telephone: 01757365615, 01757365615
Misc. Info:


Name: Roshini Narasimhan
Email: roshiniv@gmail.com
Field: Bharatanatyam, Indian classical dance form.
Address: Rosenring 9, 63110 Rodgau, Germany
Telephone:06106 6395576
Misc. Info: I am a professional dancer with more than 10 years of performing experience.I have presented many shows in Germany and in India. I have choreographed many classical and Bollywood group dances. I have also conducted many dance workshops , organised dance shows in the university, and have trained some students too. I have had my training under my mother and Guru Sudha Narasimhan, Webpage: www.nrityaangana.com


Name: Sudha Narasimhan
Email: sudhavnarasimhan@gmail.com
Field: Bharatanatyam Indian classical dance form.
Address: Rosenring 9, 63110 Rodgau, Germany
Telephone: 00496106 6395576, 00491736912490
Misc. Info: Teaching indian dance in Frankfurt in Indian Cultural Institute for past 9 years. Have presented many shows in Germany and have trained many students. A professional dancer and choreographer from Chennai , India with training from renowned teachers in India. Webpage: www.nrityaangana.com


Name: Babua Pahari
Email: babuapahari@yahoo.com
Field: Bansuri and Tabla
Address: Berlin, Germany
Telephone: 01776474512
Misc. Info: www.anandadhara.de. Babua Pahari was born in Kolkata into a family with a strong musical heritage. His father (late Indubhusan Pahari) was a respected tabla guru and taught his son the art of classical Indian percussion. At the age of fifteen Babua Pahari widened his knowledge and learned to play Bansuri (Indian bamboo flute) from late Sri Parth Bhattacharyay and Sri Jayanta Chatterjee.


Name: Rita Panesar
Email: panesar@gmx.de
Field: Kathak
Address: Waterloostr. 22, D-22769 Hamburg/ Germany
Telephone: 49-40-495 585, Fax: 49-40-432 80 770
Misc. Info: URL: www.wrage.de/kgs/03-00kb_earthmusic.htm, EARTH MUSIC & KATHAK TANZ. Der Fluss subtiler Energie und deren Manifestation in einem rhythmischen Zyklus wird die Besucher am dritten Freitag im Monat in der Christuskirche bezaubern. Bhramari Kathak ist ein meditativer Tanz, der sich durch Rhythmik, Bewegung und Mimik ausdrückt. Rita Panesar - ihr Vater ist Inder, die Mutter Deutsche - sagt: "Kathak zentriert, statt zu verausgaben". An den mittelalterlichen Höfen der Maharadschas haben die Meister des Kathak die ganze Nacht durchgetanzt. Der Abend in Hamburg beginnt mit Tanz und wird weitergeführt von einem der besten, auch in Indien anerkannten Tablamusiker Deutschlands.


Name: Plato Pathrose
Field: Carnatic Classical Flute
Email: tvmguy09@gmail.com
Address: Maximilian Strasse, 2 Aschaffenburg, Germany 63739
Telephone: 0049-15166326987
Misc. Info: Flute Artist of around 14 years experience. Disciple of Late Padmashree Dr. N. Ramani. Performed concerts in different places of India and in Europe. please contact over e-mail for further information.


Name: Anuradha Prakash Patil
Email: anu64100@gmail.com
Field: Kathak Dance
Address: Darmstadt (Farnkfurt) Germany
Telphone:00491626372857
Misc. Info: I am a resident of Darmstadt. I have been trained with Kathak Nruthya Visharad from Akhil Bhartiya Gandgarva Mahavidhyalay, Mumbai. I am performer, Choreographer.With kathak have a descent experience in Maharashtrian folk dance (Lavani, Koli, Jagar and Vaghyamurali) and other Indian folk dances. With all the knowledge and experiences that I have gained, I would like to disseminate my skills by forming a dance group and giving training to interested people. Please feel free to contact me by email.


Name: Soumitra Paul
Email: Flyingartist@hotmail.de
Field: Tabla
Address: 12205 Berlin Carstennstr.4 bei Soysal
Telephone: 00491773396025
Misc. Info: (http://www.myspace.com/soumitrapaul


Name: Deodatt Persaud
Email: deodatt_kathak@yahoo.com
Field: Kathak Performer and Teacher
Address: Göttingen, Germany
Telephone: 0049-015227929814
Misc. Info: I am a professional Kathak Dancer, I learnt from the prestigious National Institute of Kathak Dance -'Kathak Kendra' New Delhi, India. I have given perfromances in India and abroad in several prestigious festivals. Any concerns about Kathak and Classes please contact me via E-mail or visit my website www.deodattkathak.com..


Name: Prana Punniyamoorthy
Email: pira18@hotmail.de
Field: Bharathnatyam, Kuchipudi, Carnatic
Address: Cologne, Germany
Telephone: 017684438345
Info: Diplom in Bharathanatyam with specific teacher training


Name: Harsha Raghuram
Email: harsharbharadwaj@gmail.com
Field: Carnatic vocal (South Indian classical music), light music and devaranamas.
Address: Pirmasens/Kaiserslautern (Rheinland-Pflaz, Germany)
Telephone:
Misc. Info: Harsha Raghuram is a trained and a performing artist of the carnatic classical music. Presently a student of the popular music maestro Tirumale Srinivas (Bangalore, India), he has performed on various prestigious platforms in India.


Name: Shweta Rajput
Email: tanay_tanu@yahoo.co.uk
Field: Indian folk dance, poetic songs, dance dramas.
Address: Frankfurt, Hessen,Germany
Telephone: 015206310800
Misc. Info: i have 12 yrs experience in music field. i have been performing since past 15 yrs. right now i am teaching indian folk dance in international school of frankfurt. in vocal i have performed lots of poetic songs written by prestigious poets of our country.


Name: Rajyashree Ramesh
Email: natyam@aol.com
Field: Bharat Natyam
Address: Berlin
Telephone: Tel: 030-812 24 08, Mobil: 0179-398 54 49
Misc. Info: Critically acclaimed dancer, choreographer, master teacher and Certified Movement Analyst (CLMA) trained in Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi and classical Carnatic vocal. Groomed for stage since early childhood and acclaimed by press and public for grace, precision and expression, Rajyashree has in her dance career spanning over four decades presented several solo performances, workshops, radio/TV and newspaper interviews worldwide. Her style of performing and teaching has been nurtured by several master teachers in Bangalore and Chennai, influenced by a 30-year practice of Yoga and studies in the West (USA, Germany). Contact: http://www.rr-dance.net/


Name: Girija Ravishankar
Email: girijaravishankar@gmail.com
Field: Carnatic classical Vocal
Address: Tubingen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany-72076
Telephone: +015236869299
Misc. Info: I am professional Carnatic Classical vocalist, performing from the age of 13 .I have completed Vidwat (proficiency grade) in Carnatic Classical Vocal. I have been trained by Vid R N Tyagarajan (of the famous Rudrapatnam tradition). I have performed extensively in various Sangeeta Sabhas in India ,apart from receiving several awards, tiltles and prizes( a few for Raga-Tana-Pallavi). I have also collaborated with jazz musicians.My programmes were aired in the All India Radio and Indian television channels.For workshops /classes/lecture-demonstrations and concerts ,contact me on email.


Name: Alexandra Romanova
Email: alexandra@alexromanova.com
Field: Bharatanatyam
Address: D-69117 Heidelberg
Telephone: 0049-6221.401558
Misc. Info: www.alexromanova.com (Bharatanatyam School in Heidelberg)


Name: Liga Saukante
Email: liga.saukante@gmail.com
Field: Bharata Natyam, Yoga dance, Oriental dance, Improvisation
Address: Freiburg, Germany
Telephone:
Misc. Info: www.liga.id.lv


Name: Kala Sharma
Email: kala164@hotmail.com
Field: Kathak dancer
Address: Berlin, Germany
Telephone: +49 15143392399
Misc. Info: I am a disciple of Pandit Birju Maharaj and have been dancing Kathak for 16 years. I've also graduated with a BPA (hons) degree in Contemporary Dance, at Northern School of Contemporary dance, Leeds, UK. I am available for performances, and teaching groups or individual classes.


Name: Katja-Shivani
Email: shivani@bharatanatyam.de
Field: Bharata Natyam - classical indian dance - klassischer indischer Tanz
Address: Hamburg - Buxtehude - Jork (Germany)
Telephone: 040/74570347
Misc. Info: Katja-Shivani tanzt seit ueber 15 Jahren Bharata Natyam und wurde von bekannten Lehrerinnen wie Radha Sarma und Sita Sophia im Kalakshetra-Style ausgebildet. Weiteres auch unter: www.bharatanatyam.de


Name: Mahima Soni
Email: Maahi17mahima@gmail.com
Field: Kathak and Light music singer (ghazals, fusions)
Address: Kleiststrase - 12, Heilbronn- 74076
Telephone: 0151-75373796
Misc. Info: 6 years degree course from Allahabad university India, Visharad Pratham (Vocal) from Gandharav university India. Performed at various state levels in India and Japan. Peformed in TV channels (Indian). Received recognition from various deemed cultural organisations. Appeared as Judge in various dance competition


Name: Ioanna Srinivasan
Email: mail@kathakdance.de
Field: Kathak
Address: Wasgenstr. 10 : 14129 Berlin : Germany
Telephone: 0049 - 30 - 6861327
Misc. Info: www.kathakdance.de - Ioanna Srinivasan began her Kathak dance training as a child. She studied under the tutelage of the renowned master in Kathak, Pandit Vijai Shankar, with whom she also performed. She graduated with a Kathak-Diploma (Chandighar) with distinction. Ioanna Srinivasan has been performing since 1982, as a soloist in classical Kathak dance as well as avantgarde and fusion-projects with flamenco, modern Dance and Oriental Dance and choreographed dance theatre. She has toured Europe as well as India, Malaysia and the GUS States and performed at various prestigious festivals like the Binda Din Kathak Festival in New Delhi. She has also performed for radio and television pro­grammes.

Professionelle Kathak-Tänzerin/Choreographin, Meisterschülerin Pandit Vijai Shankars, staatliches Kathak-Diplom mit Auszeichnung (Chandighar). Seit den 80ziger Jahren Konzerte in Europa und Asien. Neben Solokonzerten und Gruppenchoreographien in der klassischen Tradition, Zusammenarbeit mit verschiedenen Stilrichtungen und eigene experimentelle Projekte, Radio- und Fernsehproduktionen. Leiterin der Academy of Kathak Dance in Berlin, Unterrichtstätigkeit seit 1987 (Workshops, Classes, Lecture Demonstrations). Ihre Academy of Kathak Dance bietet eine umfangreiche Ausbildung an (Kathak, Hindustani Vocal, Tabla), auch mit staatlicher Prüfung (Kathak-Diplom Chandighar). Intensive Workshops mit bekannten Tänzern werden regelmäßig angeboten (z. B. Pt. Vijai Shankar, Ioanna Srinivasan - Kathak; Ramaprasad Chattopadhyay - Bollywood-Filmtanz; Shree Ganguly - Hindustani Classical Music/Sarod).


Name: Amrit Stein
Email: amritstein@t-online.de
Field: Kathak
Address: Tuerkenstr. 67 - Pavillon, D-80779 Munich/ Germany
Telephone: 49-89-271 95 31
Misc. Info: Amrit Stein learned ballet and modern dance from childhood on. In 1980 she met Rohini Bhate, one of the foremost Kathak masters in India, and since then has been dedicated to the art of Kathak. At present, she continues her Kathak training under the guidance of Kumudini Lakhia in Ahmedabad. Amrit Stein has given various performances in Japan, Europe and India to wide public acclaim for her command of the complete technique of Kathak, expressive abhinaya, boldly innovative choreography and the subtle blending of Indian and Western styles in her creative endeavours.dance.


Name: Bhattacharya Swapan
Email: swapantabla@gmx.net
Field: Tabla
Address: Spannskamp 29a, 22527 Hamburg, Germany
Telephone: +49 (0) 40 / 48 37 25, Mobil +49 (0) 173 / 215 77 25
Misc. Info: http://www.terekete.de/ Every Wednesday Tabla lesson 10:00 am - 20:00 pm. Address: 22761 Hamburg Amália-Rodrigues-Weg 6


Name: Sayali Valsangikar
Field: Indian Classical and light music vocalist
Email: sayaligodbole@rediffmail.com
Address: Tonstrasse, 14, Hannover, 30449, Germany
Telephone:
Misc. Info: I am Sangeet Visharad and have learnt music from late Dr. Shobha Abhyankar and Dr. Alka Deo Marulkar. I have performed on the various platforms including television and radio. I have participated in the workshops and competitions since an early age. Remuneration per lesson is negotiable.


Name: Elavani Vijayendran
Email: vanisaikalloorie2010@googlemail.com
Field: vocal and violin
Address: Saarbrücken, Germany
Telephone: 0049 160 9903 7693
Misc. Info: Since 2009 I'm teaching south indian music in vocal and violin. But I miss experiences in performance.


Name: Peter Vonessen
Email: peter@schlagzeug-freiburg.de
Field: Tabla, Pakhavaj, Naal
Address: Wintererstr. 45, 79104 Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland
Telephone: 0761/34155
Misc. Info: www.schlagzeug-freiburg.de Dr. Peter Vonessen ist Musikethnologe und Musiker. Er studierte Schlagzeug in München und Strasbourg. Seit über 15 Jahren lernt er Tabla bei Hom Nath Upadhyaya. (Banaras-Gharana) und am Ali Akbar College in Basel. Er ist 2. Vorsitzender der Deutsch-Indischen Gesellschaft Freiburg und organisiert seit vielen Jahre indische Konzerte. Peter Vonessen lebt in Freiburg / Deutschland als Musiker und Instrumentallehrer. Außerdem gibt er Kurse über indische Musik, Philosophie und Religionen und Sprachkurse für Hindi und Sanskrit.


Name: Matyas Wolter
Email: swinging-gourd@web.de
Field: sitar & surbahar
Address: Berlin, Germany
Telephone: 017622912833
Misc. Info: www.matyasitar.de


 

 

 

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