Indian Music by Ricky Romain

Ricky Romain is a sitar player based in the South West of England. Over the last 16 years Ricky has worked extensively with tabla player Jon Sterckx. They have performed at festivals, concert halls, art centers and weddings throughout the UK. He has also been involved in a wide variety of collaborations and recordings with Classical Indian musicians.

In addition he has worked with practitioners from other musical and artistic genres including Jazz, Rock, Folk, World and Western Classical Music, Dance, and Movement.

Ricky has also been involved in a number of school and community arts projects using Indian Folk and Classical music as a focus for interdisciplinary study. For the last ten years he has been an associate lecturer in Indian classical music at the University of Plymouth.

Latest News and Upcoming Gigs:

Solo Sitar and Jugalbandhi (duets) Axminster Arts Cafe. Staurday 3rd September 11am-1pm

Samswar at Ilminster Meeting House. 15th September  TA19 0AN  Information: 01460 55783. Information: 

http://www.themeetinghouse.org.uk/. Tickets £14 for perfomance (starts at 8pm) Pre performance supper tickets £14 (starts 7pm)

SAPAC presents Samswara at Swindon Arts Centre Devizes Rd Swindon SN1 4BJ Friday 6th October 7-30pm. Tickets from online tel;01793-524481




  1. MTM South West Asian & Ethnic Minorities Awards 2014 – Thanks to all your amazing support, we are happy to announce that we have won the best singer/solo/group award 2014! Read more on the Samswara page.

See the performance page for a full diary of upcoming gigs.