Welcome to EFS!
'Alchemy of modern and ancient world music styles'
Here you will find some good information about Ethnic Fusion Sound, including CD releases, news, articles, rhythms for practice, videos,
concerts/events review, music production services, music education, a profile of EFS founder Ricardo Hambra, etc.
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EFS featuring new CD releases!
'Indian Tabla percussion set compositions, based on different time-signature Rhythmic Cycles or ‘Talas’
A new studio CD by Ricardo Hambra, featuring compositions in 4/4, 3/4, 5/4, 7/4, 11/4, 12/8 and 14/8.
India's Tabla percussion set, Tampura drones in different keys (C, A, G) Vocal percussion, Tala clapping (rhythmic solfage).
"Discover the Beauty of Tabla Poetry"
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‘A non-traditional, India’s Raga based compositions, especially suited for peaceful, meditative states and Yoga practice’
All compositions written*, performed and produced by Ricardo Hambra, with special guests Adi Varnam on Synths n Digital programing; Elalma on beats n percussion set.
*except Raga Bhimpalasi, composed by Paul Livingstone, arranged by RH.
featuring Vocal Chant, Tabla set, Tampura drones, Keyboards, India's Moorsing-Mouth Harp, Kanjira, Gatham and Percussion set.
‘Dawn at Holyland’ bells recorded live in Old Jerusalem at 5am.
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Recent concerts by ricardo hambra:
SANKIRTAN in concert at bhakti yoga shala
SANKIRTAN TO PERFORM LIVE AT transcendence festival, sacramento, ca:
TABLA FOR ALL - tabla para todos, ebook video example 1: TA
introducing our partner 'ultra deep field music' new label video:
sankirtan performing live at elements gathering aUGUST 10TH 2014
Ricardo Hambra here sending you all good vibes; I'm so thrilled to announce you excellent news: ETHNIC FUSION SOUND is starting a partnership with a new music label: ULTRA DEEP FIELD MUSIC.
Together we'll be able to have more resources to get you the best possible music and entertainment variety.
A website is underway with all new products, CDs, DVDs, Books, Digital downloads and more. Meanwhile continue enjoying this site. Thank you all for your support!.
Listen to this delicious music from CHILL OUT INDIA VIBE CD:
MUSIC, MOVEMENT AND MEDITATION WORKSHOP video at LUCIDITY FESTIVAL, April 2014
presenting MUSIC MOVEMENT N MEDITATION workshop at Lucidity Festival 2014 "Universe" - Lovers Nest!
- Ricardo created an ‘on-hands’ program, which includes learning techniques based on some popular world music ‘Drum n Song’ styles, plus an interactive Free-Flow Movement, followed by a live music Meditation session. He will also be performing live some material from his CHILL OUT INDIA VIBE CD, featuring vocals, tabla, percussion set and laptop tracks, during the meditation time.
- The Medicine of Music, Movement, and Meditation
Day: Saturday April 12th, scheduled at 11:30am | Duration: 90 min. | Location: I.AM.LIFE Stage
TABLA FOR ALL - TABLA PARA TODOS, video presentation:
'Metodo completo de aprendizaje para el Tabla de la India'
written in english and spanish by Ricardo Hambra, includes a book + 2 CDs, published by Advance music, Germany.
TABLA FOR ALL has been created to help everyone to understand how to play the TABLA set, a very sophisticated percussion instrument.
TABLA PARA TODOS escrito también en Español ! Each language has a column, english left, spanish right.
TABLA FOR ALL includes 2 CDs with 70 examples, from basic strokes, rhythms, to complete compositions.
Author Ricardo Hambra has been working on this method for 10 years, until its publication in 2011 by Advance Music, Germany
Tabla for All-Tabla para Todos,
get your copy today!
SANKIRTAN video featuring Ricardo on vocals, tabla set plus guests, live at Bhakti Yoga Shala
Ricardo presents "WORLD RHYTHMS, DRUM and SiNG CIRCLE"
Ryan Brewer's CD release concert at Bhakti Yoga Shala, Los Angeles, CA. Jan 11th 2014, Ricardo on Tabla set.
Escuela Musicas del Mundo
World Music Study Center
SANKIRTAN in concert at BHAKTI YOGA SHALA!
PERCUTI RHYTHM ENSEMBLE
performing at 'A Magical Topanga Evening'
Saturday, Sept. 28th. 2013
Music with Ricardo Hambra and Percuti Rhythm Ensemble
African dance with Alissa Ferranto and friends
Delicious Gourmet Wild-Foraged (mostly) dinner!
Sound healing with Russell Feingold
Campfire! Stories and Songs
Sleepover/Camping: Enjoy the beauty
Conscious Community: join inspired and beautiful people
Tom Jacobi on Hang drum, guitars;
Nico Barry on Bass,
Ricardo Hambra on Tabla set n Vocals.
live concert on july 21st. 2013, at Bhakti Yoga Shala, los angeles CA.
We are so excited to have the Amanda Blue Band perform a special concert for the Radical Awareness Core Energetics Scholarship Fund. Amanda's music is the perfect expression of the RA/CE mission. She combines global influence, indigenous players, a soulful sound and a commitment to making a difference in the world. RA/CE scholarships are used to support students attending the program from all over the world and to continue our emphasis on leadership that spans cultures.
Order Tickets & Check Our Auction Online At: https://www.biddingforgood.com/RACE
Bidding begins August 2nd
MUSIC, MOVEMENT and MEDITATION workshop at 'ELEMENTS GATHERING', July 27th to August 1st.
Ethnic Fusion Sound presents Ricardo's latest music endeavor 'SANKIRTAN' at the beautiful BHAKTI YOGA SHALA in Sta. Monica!
getting back on the block to present you the next SANKIRTAN concert at Bhakti Yoga Shala ..with Tom Jacobi on Hang drum n Guitars, and Nico Dez in Bass n keys.. myself on Tabla set Vocals and digital programing.
for those into singing and dance, the sound of SANKIRTAN comes as -world fusion kirtan dance style- with both soothing chill out and energizing up-tempo tracks..
Lets enjoy a Bhakti musical experience, we'll celebrate together.. come sing, dance and meditate with us.. it will also be a gathering of loving prayers, in response of the violence and grief we're experiencing in our cities and around the world.
This picture at the shala is from an east/west USA session with New York singers Jeremy and Lily Frindel leading kirtan, featuring Ricardo on Tabla and Mark Gorman on Bass.
workshop with Ricardo at BYS Saturday June 22nd, 1:45 pm
MUSIC, MOVEMENT & MEDITATION
AT BHAKTI YOGA SHALA
'World Rhythms and Singing Voice Training'
'Energizing Body-Mind Exercises'
and 'Dynamic Musical Meditation'
Created and developed by
This workshop is intended to introduce and improve in the individual, the quality of Singing voice, the ability to play Percussion rhythms, get into a deeper physical experience with a series of Energizing body motion exercises, and completing with a joyful Dynamic musical meditation with live music.
OPEN TO ALL LEVELS..
come join us and get to know NEW ways to expand your artistic self!
PERCUTI live show at AVALON Hollywood, los Angeles, CA.
Recording and playing live with Kirtan singer Ryan Brewer
Here's some footage with Ricardo playing Tabla set at a studio session, for Ryan's upcoming kirtans and songs CD!
Check out our friends at Bhakti Yoga Shala los angeles community,
live performances and workshop at the TEXAS YOGA CONFERENCE
'MUSIC, MOVEMENT & MEDITATION WORKSHOP'
'CHILL OUT INDIA VIBE'
A live concert featuring:
Ricardo Hambra on Voice, World Percussion Tabla set, Bongos, laptop drones;
with guest musician Jim Beckwith on Guitar, Sitar, iPad sounds.
UNDERGROUND YOGA™ DANCING & MEDITATION
hosted by MEESHEL
with LIVE MUSIC by DJ LUIS ROSARIO & PERCUSSIONISTS
ROBIN TORRANCE and RICARDO HAMBRA
Groove Temple Live is a conscious dance experience that brings out your most powerful Dancer within,
inspiring complete self expression, raising your vibration and connecting you to your inner bliss.
The specific sequence of Underground Yoga™, Dance and Meditation clears your body of stress and tension, connects you to your highest self and iignites your spirit to fly free!
for more info visit https://www.groovetemple.tv/
Kirtan Singer Terra Gold 'SUN & MOON' live, featuring Ricardo Hambra on World Percussion and Vocals
Singer Terra Gold and the band featured on her newly released album, Sun and Moon, for a fun-filled love blast evening of song, celebration and community uniting through art and soulful sharing.
The band features Terra with Jamie Papish on World percussion, David Watts on bass, Dave Cipriani on classical and Indian slide guitar, Sheila Bringi on flute and vocals and World percussionist and vocalist Ricardo Hambra featuring Tabla set and vocals.
The night will feature songs from the album shared live and fresh, hope you join us!
tabla for all
tabla para todos
A complete learning method for Indian Tabla Percusion set
written in english and spanish languages.
Metodo completo de aprendizaje para
set de Tabla de la India, escrito en Español e Ingles.
It's been developed by World Percussionist and Singer Ricardo Hambra, who's interest in the Tabla science expands 2 decades of study, research, recordings and live performances.
Modern approach to the ancient Tabla tradition.
Tabla para Todos es un metodo completo de aprendizaje para set de Tabla de la India.
Ha sido desarrollado por Ricardo Hambra, Percusionista y Cantante, cuyo interes por el Tabla y su ciencia abarca mas de 2 décadas de estudio, investigación, grabaciones y actuaciones en vivo.
Un abordaje moderno a la tradición ancestral del Tabla.
please click on the 'Buy Now' button bellow,
ships worldwide, thank you!
Si quieres conseguir una copia de TABLA PARA TODOS directamente de nosotros,
click por favor en el boton 'Buy Now' de arriba,
envios a todo el mundo, muchas gracias!
-Ethnic Fusion Songs, Bhajans + Ragas from India
Ethnic Fusion Sound
The 'Earth Harp' to Wanderlust festival
in Lake Tahoe
featuring Earth Harp and Indian Tabla percussion set, enjoy and spread the word!
Yoga & Earth Harp Retreat at Omega Institute
SONIC CHAKRA YOGA - Enliven The Chakras Through Music & Movement
May 2012, Rhinebeck, NY.
World Percussionist & Singer
video reel presentation
World Music - Musicas del Mundo en R9 Road Cafe
Rik presenta su ciclo Percusiones y Cantos Etnicos, junto a Pedro Bulgakov en set de Percusión.
Workshops y Cursos
PERCUSIÓN y RITMOS DEL MUNDO
Derbake o Dumbek del Mediterráneo y Oriente Medio,
Bongos y set latino,
Panderos Tar, Bendir, Riq,
accesorios de percusión:
Cashishi, Claves, Guiro, Cencerro, Pandereta.
Chill Out India Vibe
New CD by world percussionist & singer
based on India's beautiful sounds, instruments and rhythms.
Indian Tabla set, Raga chants, Tampura drones are some of the featured sounds.
Guests on Sax, Sitar, Keyboards, Bass, Percussion, etc. brings
Chill Out India Vibe to a high level of musical experience.
Libres del Mundo
'Flamenco Latin World Beat'
Featuring amazing spanish guitars, world percussion set & vocals,
with guests on Bass, Flute, Keyboards and special guest Dancers.
Libres del Mundo is open for bookings!
-World Percussion Beat-
PERCUTI RHYTHM ENSEMBLE combines percussion rhythms, instruments and chants from ancient world cultures; Indian-Industani, African-Senegal, Ghana, Morocco, Mediterranean-Mideastern, European-Spanish, Irish, Eastern Europe; The Americas-Latin, Andean, Brazilian, Argentinean; with modern music styles like Drum n’ Bass, World Beat, Electronica, Jazz, augmented by other instruments as Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Drumset, Horns, Sitar, Mandolin; and technology sources, like synths, loops, samples and digital prog.
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