Sweet Medicine with special guest Joss Jaffe
Sweet Medicine is a musical collaboration between Emily Lewis and Naia Jess Graham. Their sound is earthy, elemental, spirit infused folk with a side of soul wisdom & playful witty banter. It is medicine music for all beings and for the planet. They have musical roots in the folk, world, and sacred chant traditions. Inspired by the elements, spirit, truth, earth wisdom, and heart opening, Sweet Medicine sings as a pure offering to the community, to the earth and for the healing of all beings. They offer a participatory musical experience, bathing you in sacred sound, soul harmonic singing and playful improvisation. Sweet Medicine bridges indigenous sounds with contemporary artistic expression and will help you remember that you are divine! https://www.reverbnation.com/singsweetmedicine
Joss Jaffe has been performing as a tabla player & percussionist for over 20 years. Joss is classically trained in tabla at the Ali Akbar college of music, taking his first class in 1997 with Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri. He has also studied with Ustad Zakir Hussain. He has been invited to perform with both Swapan Chaudhuri and Zakir Hussain in their tabla ensembles. Joss has been teaching tabla for over 10 years and has accompanied master classes at the Ali Akbar College of Music, CIIS, and with flute Maestro G.S. Sachdev.
Performance Time: Thursday October 8, 9:30 – 10:15pm