K3 Goes India* ....AUSTRIAN ACOUSTIC JAZZ MEETS CLASSICAL INDIAN MUSIC....
all songs are recorded live trough concerts in austria and germany!
RANAJIT SENGUPTA SARODE
SAMIR NANDI (1,5,6) , PRABIR KUMAR MITRA (3,7,8,9) TABLA
HERBERT KÖNIGHOFER SAXES
KLAUS KIRCHER BASS, GITARRE
ROBERT KAINAR PERCUSSION
The drums meet the sarode to talk with the double bass and the saxophone about the tabla.
Indian and Austrian rhythms melt into another to create a new intercultural sound.
CLUB-JAZZ GOES 1/4 TONE...and back.
Ranajit Sengupta is one of the best Sarode Player & Music Composer from Kolkata/India, having performed in major Music Festivals & venues in more than 25 countries worldwide. He is the youngest Indian to give lectures in Universities worldwide & got more than 20 CD & DVD releases. He composed the Music for Dutch Feature Film "Dark Amsterdam" & the Title Music for the International Music Festival, Kolkata in 1994. Ranajit is considered as one of the best Indian Classical Musician who has composed & performed with World, Jazz, Classical, Pop & Fusion Music.
Together with the Austrian jazz group k3 and various tabla players he is working since 2001.
The band was playing at many r festivals worldwide - touring in November/December 2010 trough India was documtented by austrian film maker sina moser.