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Pashyanti on Guitar LIVE

Simon Thacker

Wed 11 Aug 2021 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

£12 – £14
Pashyanti Simon Thacker


Secret Courtyard
Age Group: 3+
Duration: 1h
Event takes place outside (covered). Tickets available in bubbles of 2 and 4.
Drawing on a deep lifelong immersion in diverse cultures and an array of pioneering experiences, Scotland’s ‘musical alchemist’ (World Music Report) offers a revelatory new vision for the art of solo guitar. In Pashyanti [Sanskrit: the junction point between the ordinary waking state and pure consciousness] Simon explores every facet of the instrument, from ‘shimmering, fluttering delicacy’ (List) and ‘shifting rhythmic complexity’ (Songlines), to ‘primal, multi-layered sounds’ (Caleidoscope). ‘Punjabi folk song, flamenco and Sephardic music, Sanskrit alchemy and Gaelic folklore… they all seem grist to the mill for Simon Thacker’ (Scotsman).  MadeInScotlandShowcase.com
"shimmering, fluttering delicacy"The List
credit: Nitesh Anand
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