Dancing Rain, for Solo Tabla and Percussion Quartet
Premiered at William Paterson University, NJ, in April, 2018, by the New Jersey Percussion Ensemble. Composed under the aegis of Shastra's summer workshop "Composing with Indian Rhythm." Dancing Rain is based on Raga Megh and traditional "kaida" compositions from the Benares tabla gharana.
For: Solo Tabla, Crotales, Glockenspiel, Vibraphone, Marimba, and Multi-Percussion.