Nevada 150th Birthday & Festival of Diwali

Anindita Nanda (Connecticut), Odissi Dancer Anindita, a danseuse par excellence is a rare combination of dancer, classical vocalist, choreographer, teacher & scholar. She is an accomplished artist and is a known name with in the Odissi genre.  Her dance has the excellent blend of sensuous movement , graceful stances and strong defined footwork with absolute control of the rhythm and space. The elaborate choreography’s, fluidity of her movements and intrinsic foot works are trademark of her performances and her creations. She received "Nritya Shree","Nritya Visharad" and "Nritya Praveen" from Kala Vikash Kendra, and the National Music Association, Cuttack.

Chakrapani Singh (Reno), Kachappi Veena Chakrapani is one of the generations brightest stars with a career that promises to be illustrious and innovative. Each steps of Chakrapani’s everlasting love and fiery passion for music is undoubtedly going to be a captivating and joyful journey for the music lovers of the world. This Maverick Musician leaves every music lover spell bound with his flashes of unparalleled brilliance and his uncanny ability to strike an instant rapport with the audiences transcending of all age barriers. Be it at his highly acclaimed Indian Classical Music Recitals or his rave reviewed World Music Concerts.

Ravi Pandita (Sacramento, CA), Violin Ravi is an Indian style of Violin player. Started learning and recording music in a very early age. He is currently working in Information Technology in Sacramento. About more than 12 years he took lessons from the violin legend Padmabhushan Pt V G Jog and would accompany him in concerts.

Danny Birch (Reno, NV), Sarod Danny learn Sarod in Nepal & India. He composed directed and performed music for number of dramas in Nepal with the Studio 7 Troupe. He also performed at Nepal Radio and TV.
Peter Fairley & Jim Meiklejohn (Reno, NV), Tabla Peter is a student of Zakir Hussain and Jim is learning from Sapan Choudhury. Both are going to accompany Chakrapani Singh on tabla.

Event Supported by  Atlantis CASINO RESORT SPA

website www.atlantiscasino.com