Bobby Rozario & Rudra

Bobby Rozario - a master improviser who is known to emulate the tonality of sitar and sarod to his steel body guitar. Known for his unmatched take on Upbeat Indian Raga playing but also for his forays into jazz, fusion, funk and other genres. Using dynamic and upbeat  polyrhythms in the music, this international group of virtuoso musicians from New York, Africa, South India have an unparalleled interaction with the audience.

Rudra - a brainchild of a guitarist and master improviser Bobby Rozario brings a fusion of Jazz, Indian Classical, Funk, Afro Latin and South Indian (Carnatic) Rhythms. The group performs in a similar vein as to that of the Mahavishnu Orchestra, Remember Shakti & Weather Report having their music be dramatic, with every member of the group showcasing mastery on their instrument. The group comprising of these master musicians create a synergy with their music that unifies and uplifts. The blending of these different elements of music and schools of rhythm with intense and groovy melodic lines emphasizing virtuosity and energy creating improvisational fireworks within jazz fusion music is an experience to the audience witnessing the music live.The members of the group have toured and performed with John Mclaughlin, (Remember Shakti), Dizzy Gillsepie, Dave Valentin, Hariharan and Zakir Hussain to name a few


Robby Ameen

Grammy Award Winning drummer, he is regarded as the world's most prominent drummers in the area of Latin Jazz. Ameen won Latin Grammy for best Salsa Record with Ruben Blades and Seis de Solar , “Todos Vuelven Live, Vol. 1 and 2.” 
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Lincoln Goines

Goines extensive career includes performance credits as sideman to: Sonny Rollins, Carly Simon, Michael Brecker and others. He is also an educator and writer, who has written "Funkifying on Clave"  with Grammy Award Winning drummer Robby Ameen. 

V. Selvaganesh

Selvaganesh Vinayakram - percussionist, one of the leading Kanjira masters (south Indian drum instrument). Gained his world fame through tours with John McLaughlin's  group - Remember Shakti

Swaminathan Selvaganesh

Swaminathan Selvaganesh is no other than the grandson of Vikku Vinakram has mastered the intricacies and the laya endowments of the Khanjira to such a degree.

Neil Nail Alexander

Neil Alexander is a renowned pianist, synthesist, keyboardist & composer. In 2015 Neil was awarded Individual Artist of the Year by the Orange County Arts Council.

Premik Russel Tubbs

Premik Tubbs got his musical start through his father Harry Tubbs who was a trumpet player and a featured arranger on the classic 1957 album.

Baba Donn Babatunde

Babatunde's recording career is as equally varied as it vast; the jazz idiom, rhythm and blues, and most African derived percussion styles are represented in his discography. Featured THE LAST POETS member 

Greg Gonzalez

Drummer: Afro-Cuban Rhythms. Beauty, Sensitivity and force radiate throught the drumming of Greg Gonzalez. For nearly 20 years Greg has been one of New York City's most versatile and sought after musicians.