Shankh & Friends
A Global Fusion Project
Using the rich, traditional musical history of Shankh Lahiri’s cultural upbringing from India, this unique Global Fusion project offers authentic taste of Ancient Mantra Chanting and Raga Music from India with a fresh, modern feel of Western vocal harmony, melodious strings of Harp and an energetic rhythm section with Indian Tabla, Western Drums/ Percussions and Bass.
Shankh Lahiri - Leader of ‘Wahh World Fusion Band’ and Founder/Director of the ‘Shruti Foundation/Shruti School of Music in Tampa, decided to create this dynamic Musical Group to share his natural knowledge and Musicianship from India with the West and perform it in an unparalleled feast of integrative spiritual nourishment and delicious musicality.
‘Shankh and Friends’ features Shankh Lahiri on Vocal, Harmonium and Tabla, Heather DeRigo Lahiri on Drums and Percussions, Seth Lynn on Harp and Bass and Sarah Feist on Vocal/ Percussions.