Bombay Connection

Friday, 31 August 2007

Fringe Festival

RILEY, MONDRIAAN, ARLING & THE BOLLYWOOD MYSTERY
Live at the Fringe Festival, Amsterdam
Fri 31 aug, sat 1 sept, 21:30-22:30
Sun 2 sept 16:00-17:00

Saturday, 25 August 2007

RILEY, MONDRIAAN, ARLING & THE BOLLYWOOD MYSTERY

Live at Noorderzon Festival:

*Composer Gerry Arling samples a wide variety of images from Indian cinema, and builds a new musical collage around the spiritual music of idiosyncratic American composer Terry Riley, to unravel the mysteries of Bollywood. The exceptional Mondriaan String Quartetis joined by traditional Indian musicians, playing tabla and sitar, plus a computer. *

Concept, Programming, Bass: Gerry Arling
Mondriaan Quartet: Jan Erik van Regteren Altena (violin), Edwin Blankenstijn (violin), Annette Bergman (alto), Eduard van Regteren Altena (cello)
Keyboards: Ton van der Meer
Tablas: Sandip Bhattacharya
Sitar: Sidartha Siliceo
Images & Editing: Edo Bouman (Bombay-Connection)
Editing: Rinku Kalsey

Noorderzon Festival, Groningen
25 aug 19.30 – 25 aug 21.45