Desi Sangeet

A new South Asian  orchestra

  • Ideal for: Young people, 11-19 years, all abilities
  • Takes place on: Thursdays, 6.30pm - 8pm
  • Take place at: Curious Mind, Guild Hall, Preston
  • Music Leader: Maheesh Navekar, Avital Raz
  • Cost per session: free

Desi Sangeet is a unique, North West orchestra playing South Asian classical, popular and devotional music with young people. It has been produced by More Music, with support from Youth Music and Lancashire Music Hub. It is open to young people from across the North West and meets in Preston at the Guild Hall (Curious Minds) on Thursdays between 6.30 and 8pm.
Every term works towards performances which have so far included, Preston Mini Mela, BBC Ten Pieces at the Harris Museum and Gujarat Hindu Society. There are more performances planned in the future which give the young musicians a context in which to practice and gain confidence as performers.
If you or your child would be interested in this unique and high profile opportunity please email or call the More Music office on 01524 831997 and come and visit us on a Thursday.