Brace yourselves, Bengaluru, for a rhythmic extravaganza as the Mahindra Percussion Festival makes its grand return for its second season on March 23rd and 24th, 2024. After a stunning debut last year, the festival is back to captivate audiences with a vibrant tapestry of percussion sounds from across the nation. Set against the stunning backdrop of the Prestige Srihari Khoday Centre for Performing Arts, this two-day celebration promises to be an unforgettable ode to rhythm and culture.
Percussion music, deeply rooted in the origins of civilization, has woven itself into the very fabric of Indian tradition and culture. From ancient cave paintings in Madhya Pradesh to classical texts like Natyashastra, the history of percussion resonates with the essence of our heritage. Recognizing the significance of this art form, Mahindra Percussion Festival aims to spotlight diverse percussion traditions, from traditional sounds to contemporary global influences like electronica.
Jay Shah, Vice President of Cultural Outreach at Mahindra Group, emphasized the festival’s commitment to bridging generational gaps and preserving India’s rich musical heritage. “Through this exceptional experience, we want the attendee to re-discover the Indian percussion soundscape as well as foster a long-lasting connection with it,” said Shah.
The festival’s lineup features a stellar array of homegrown talent, showcasing the breadth and depth of India’s percussion scene. From the traditional beats of the mridangam to innovative fusions with rap, poetry, and dance, Mahindra Percussion Festival promises a multi-sensory journey through the rhythms of India.
VG Jairam, Founder of Hyperlink Brand Solutions, highlighted the festival’s mission to support groundbreaking concepts and innovative artists. “By stepping out of their comfort zones, these artists are creating fresh, exciting content that’s redefining the world of percussion,” said Jairam.
In addition to the captivating performances, attendees can indulge in a curated selection of homegrown food and beverages, adding to the festival’s sensory delights. Registrations for the festival are now open, with tickets available on Book My Show.
As the beating heart of India’s vibrant percussion scene, Mahindra Percussion Festival invites music lovers to join in a celebration of rhythm, culture, and innovation. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this exhilarating experience!
For more information and ticket bookings, visit Book My Show and secure your spot at the Mahindra Percussion Festival today. Let the rhythm carry you away on a journey through the soul of Indian music.