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Indian Music by Ricky Romain

Ricky Romain is a sitar player who plays Indian Classical Music and is based in the South West of England. Ricky has performed at festivals, concert halls, art centres and weddings throughout the UK.

He has also been involved in a wide variety of collaborations and recordings with Classical Indian musicians and has worked with musicians from other musical and artistic genres including Samswara (sitar and tabla duo) 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 (www.rickyromain.com) 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. (Now retired 2022)


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Saturday December 3rd Clocktower Music BridportAndrew Goldberg Ricky Romain 

Clocktower Music Bridport

2 performances 1st. 11am – 12noon. then 2pm -3pm

Following a fantastic sold out show at Eype Centre for the Arts, Andrew Goldberg and Ricky Romain will perform VARIATIONS for piano and sitar in Clocktower Records – TWICE. 

Sam Richards, musicologist and former lecturer at Plymouth University, said: “pianist Andrew Goldberg and Sitar player Ricky Romain make extraordinarily robust but sensitive music in creating an alchemy between the fluid intonation of Indian classical music with more fixed and tempered sounds of the European piano.”

FREE entry.
FREE parking for small businesses on this day in Bridport. 

CDs will be available for purchase and autographing, as well as a Q&A after each set. 

Listen here – 


https://www.goldbergromain.co.uk/ 

  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.

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