R A V I P A D M A N A B H A
Ravi Padmanabha is a multi-instrumentalist who specializes in drums and percussion.
- william parker TRANCE QUARTET with bile cole ,steve baczkowski,ravi padmanabha to perform at hallwalls, and syracuse university john coltrane concert series.
- cd release of "KARMA PRINT" 2nd FF&SJ cd
- cd release of "DOH TALA" DICK/BACZKOWSKI/PADMANABHA
- cd release of"G'meOIL"rp on banjo etc.
- cd release of "CONTINUANCE"tomchess/ravi padmanabha
- WILLIAM PARKER/PATRICIA NICHOLOSON+BACZKOWSKI/PADMANABHA
- flaherty/baczkowski/padmanabha @casa del popollo
- Family FUNKtion & the Sitar JAMS cd!!!!
- 7inch release of "Gi meOIL" record
- ravi padmanabha+lathan harding track on crier dans les musees compilation (france)
- release of "ALIVE" BSPU on ruby red records (portugal)sept07
- release of the long awaited tom chess love dogs DOUBLE CD!!!!!!!3/2007
- QBICO UNITE VII to be released 2008!!!!3 vinly set from detroit and buffalo!!!!
- going to INDIA dec-6th-jan-20th!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
- BACZKOWSKI/PADMANABHA release "aqua machine"(on vinyl !!!!!!!!on QBICO.
- LATHAN HARDING/RAVI PADMANABHA-duo cd on troglosound
- QBICO UNITE!!!!!!!!!@SOUND LAB ,BUFFALO,NY NOV 18TH
live performance celebrating the release of baczkowski/padmanabha and daniel carter/sabir mateen/andrew barker
- STEVE BACZKOWSKI/RAVI PADMANABHA DOU TO PERFORM AT GLASGOW,SCOTLAND INSTAL FESTIVAL 2006
- check arika for festival highlights
- RUNWAY BAND release "deep fashion" on NO LABELS distributed by north country
- 07-01-06 relaese of "ELEPHANT CALLS"on Utech Records. acoustic guitar/tabla+percussion by EdChang and RaviPadmanabha
- 05-25-06 THE GODDESS@RUBIN MUSEUM
FEATURING MAESTROS FAZAL QUESHRI ON TABL AND SABIR KHAN ON SARANGI WITH JOSH GEISLER AND RAVI PADMANABHA
- 04.15.06.release of RAVI PADMANABHA " SOLO @ 226 SERIES" Chang and Motoko Shimuzi started the 226 series to present an outlet for creative music. They have revived the long gone era of “Loft Sessions” New York was famous for. On 8/13/2005 Ravi Padmanabha performed a 30-minute solo piece which was followed by a set from Ed, Motoko, andJeff Shurdut. Later in the evening the quartet piece was released on NOLABELS called "21st Century Folk Music Vol.3".
- 03.20.06.release of DANIEL CARTER/ RAVI PADMANABHA duo cd ,"NIVESANA"
- 03.6-11.06.WILLIAM PARKER BUFFALO ORCHESTRA. 20 peice orchestra+10dancers perfrom the music of William Parker. The Concerts mark the inaguration of the new Rigtheous Babe/Hallwalls new performance space
- 03.03.06 |Interventions #22: Jeffrey Lependorf, Brian Moran, Matt Hannafin, Ravi Padmanabha - Four Ideas of Stillness: The second live release from Brooklyn's Avant Yard series, an outdoor performance event in which improvisers are encouraged to work with the ambient sounds of the neighborhood: birds, sirens, children's voices, overflying planes, etc. For this performance, the duo Shunyata (Brian Moran, electronics; Matt Hannafin, percussion) were joined by shakuhachi player Jeffrey Lependorf and percussionist Ravi Padmanabha for a set that explored the concept of stillness, with each musician approaching the idea from his own perspective. "The Great Way has no gate. Clear water has no taste. The tongue has no bone. In complete stillness, a stone girl is dancing." -- Seung Sahn. Recorded 9-11-05. Total time: 55:55. to purchase contact: Jeffrey Lependorf, Matt Hannafin, Brian Moran, Ravi Padmanabha
01.10.06 | MOORSING CD distributed in europe by Dan-Moi jaw harp company
03.01.06 | Release of sax/drum duo of Steve Baczkowski and Ravi Padmanabha , "Tongue Rust and Lead Moth " on Utech Records
10.01.05 | Release of the Buffalo Suicide Prevention Unit self titled release on Realm of Record